Increase your marketability and grow professionally with your AMA PCM® Content Marketing Certification!

Test Your Knowledge!

How Do I Get Started?

  1. 1.

    Learn about the exam.
    Review the skills you need to know
    to pass the AMA PCM® Content Marketing Certification exam.

  2. 2.

    Evaluate your skills.
    Take the free practice exam ( login required)  to assess your current digital marketing skillset and identify areas of improvement.

  3. 3.

    Study for the exam.
    Start preparing with the AMA-approved Learning Path from LinkedIn Learning. This sequence of videos and tutorials will guide you through all of the areas you’ll need to know to successfully pass the AMA PCM®, Content Marketing Certification test.

  4. 4.

    Take the exam.
    The exam is a multiple-choice, online test and will take about 90 minutes to complete with the option of a 15-minute break halfway through.

    • $249 for AMA members and $349 for non-members. (Buy Now)


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Why Should I Choose AMA PCM, Content Marketing?

Content marketing is expanding fast, but companies still aren’t sure how to measure its success. Prove you know how to break through the cluttered marketing landscape and show the effectiveness of content marketing.

The Professional Certified Marketer®, Content Marketing program is as flexible as your schedule but rigorous enough to prove you have the knowledge needed to advance your career.

The AMA, in partnership with LinkedIn Learning, has curated a learning path of AMA-Approved courses. The learning path and exam were designed to offer you the knowledge and confidence to conceive, execute and measure content marketing strategies.

PCM Certification is backed by the American Marketing Association—the largest professional marketing association in the world. We’ve created and vetted our PCM programs to make sure you’re equipped with the skills you need to feel confident in your work. Don’t believe us? Check out these testimonials.

What Happens Once I Pass?

First, you can proudly add the letters P-C-M behind your name, showing you’ve put in the work to mastercontentmarketing. We’ll also send you a certificate.

But passing the exam alone doesn’t mean you’re done. While your certification is good for three years, you’ll also have to complete 30 hours of continuing education units (CEUs) during that 3-year sp an. Finishing these CEUs helps you stay current and adds weight to your PCM®, Content Marketing Certification.

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Who Should Register

  • Marketers
  • Managers
  • Directors
  • CMOs
  • Entrepreneurs

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Already an AMA PCM? Remember to log your CEUs toward recertification.