Missouri State Outreach Marketing and Promotions recently completed a Facebook campaign for Off-Campus Programs. This campaign ran from May 10-16, 2017.
- Drive traffic to the Outreach website
- Increase awareness of programs available at the satellite campuses and subsequently increase enrollments
- 23 ads ran from May 10-May 16 within the following areas: Cassville + 25 mile radius, Neosho + 25 mile radius, Joplin + 40 mile radius, Nevada + 35 mile radius, Lebanon (+area specified by zip codes) and West Plains + 35 miles.
- These ads appeared in the desktop news feed, mobile news feed, desktop right column and audience network.
These Facebook ads (combined) resulted in:
- 3,442 clicks to the Missouri State Outreach website.
- A click-through rate of .73%. According to a study done by Wordstream, this is an average click-through rate for the education industry.
- A reach of 162,171 people (to whom these ads were shown 2.92 times).
- 3,981 post engagement (number of actions people took involving the ads), 37 post comments, 43 post shares, 126 Facebook page likes (as a direct result of these ads)
Page likes by location:
- Joplin Region: 1252 start, 1349 end; increase of 97 page likes
- Lebanon: 542 start, 557 end; increase of 15 page likes
- West Plains: 505 start, 543 end; increase of 38 page likes
Overall Outreach website traffic:
Comparing May 10-16, 2017 to that same period the previous year, yield the following results:
- 134.75% increase in non-bounced sessions
- 67.79% increase in page views
Ads created by location:
- MindEdge offering three noncredit online courses for free until August 31 - March 27, 2020
- Ozarka College enters articulation agreement with MSU Outreach in West Plains - July 12, 2019
- Outreach helps elementary education students prepare for exams - March 8, 2019
- Online hotel management degree recognized as one of the best - October 8, 2018
- Summer and Fall 2018 Off-Campus Programs Facebook Ads - July 17, 2018
- Master of Science in Counseling in West Plains Campaign - March 2, 2018
- Open House / Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for Public Safety Training Center / MSU-Camdenton Social Media Kit - August 15, 2017
- Summer and Fall 2017 Off-Campus Programs Facebook Ads - May 30, 2017
- Spring / Summer 2017 Educational Administration / Missouri State Direct Campaign Complete - April 10, 2017
- Summer and Fall 2017 Off-Campus Program Brochures Now Available - March 24, 2017