• "I would recommend Amperage for any marketing project, large or small."
    Bianca Myers, Ph. D
    Director, Marketing and Alumni Relations
    Indian Hills Community College

  • "The Amperage staff members are strong partners. They understood the complexity of higher education and marketing."
    Todd Coleman
    Assistant Vice President for Admission
    Wartburg College

  • Education Strategy Advisors and Content Providers
    By integrating the latest digital media buying techniques and web tag management, we help transition enrollment management efforts into a cohesive, sales-oriented ecosystem.



Attention goes where energy flows.

So magnetize your education brand with Amperage Marketing & Fundraising.

Margaret M. Whitson

Senior Digital Marketing Specialist

Margaret Whitson

Download Our White Paper

"5 Steps to Building an Effective Higher Ed AdWords Campaign"

By Margaret M. Whitson

Includes our keyword strategy template




Content Marketing


 Content Marketing

  • Website SEO Writing
  • Website UX Testing
  • Blog Writing
  • Public Relations
  • Position Papers
Watburg College Viewbook

Wartburg College Viewbook


Brand Development


 Brand Development

  • Marketing Plans
  • Communications Audits
  • Brand Platforms
  • Theme and Branding Line Development
  • Service and Product Naming
Indian Hills College Logo

Indian Hills Community College Logo Redesign


Digital Media Buying


Digital Media Buying

  • Media Planning
  • Media Buying
  • Search Engine Marketing (SEM)
  • Post-buy Analysis
  • Marketing Research/Media Days
Dakota Wesleyan University Google Display Performance

Dakota Wesleyan University Google Display Campaign Performance


Video and Digital Video


Video and Digital Video

  • 360-Degree Video Tours
  • Fundraising Video
  • Commercials
  • Digital Video
  • Social Media Video
University of Iowa Commercial

University of Iowa "Personal Best" Commercial





  • Feasibility Studies
  • Capital Campaigns
  • Consulting
  • Development Audits
  • Mission Ignited Plans
Iowa State Feasibility Study

Iowa State University Feasibility Study


Web Analytics


Web Analytics

  • Competitive Research
  • Google Analytics
  • UX Testing
  • Website Development
  • SEO Consulting/Implementation
Wartburg College Website Eye Tracking

Wartburg College Website Eye Tracking Research Results


Recruitment Training


Recruitment Training

  • Journey Map
  • Sales Cycle Funnel
  • Admission Audit
  • Video Training
  • PowerPoint Design
Indian Hills Community College Journey Map Workshop

Indian Hills Community College Journey Map and Sales Funnel Workshop





  • Comprehensive Brand Alignment Survey
  • Focus Groups
  • Surveys
  • Marketing Audits
  • Satisfaction Surveys
Northwest Iowa Community College Marketing Materials Audit

Northwest Iowa Community College Marketing Materials Audit



We offer fully integrated video services.

Watch our Videos


  • 360-Degree Video
  • Strategic Messaging
  • Web SEO Writing
  • Mission Ignited Sessions
  • Journey Mapping
  • Fundraising Readiness Assessments


We believe in work that positively impacts peoples' lives in significant ways.  That's the energy that drives our education marketing performance.  We help magnetize brands to attract students, parents, donors and influencers. We also believe — that before the clicks, prior to the postcards, before the searches and the purchases of records — brand, market position and messaging make a substantial difference in the decision-making process. We work to ensure brands are relevant, responsive and real in this digital age.  The big idea — the fundamental brand building block — energizes lasting brand benefits.

Rachael Holland

Is Your Brand Ready for the Digital Age?

Rachael Holland, MBA

Account Executive

Email Rachael to receive your complimentary website examination report.

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"The Amperage staff members are strong partners.  They understand the complexity of higher education and marketing to varying audiences including students, parents, donors and alumni."

Todd Coleman
Assistant Vice President for Admissions
Wartburg College

Dakota Wesleyan University

"Discover Your Strength" Campaign

Increase in Visit Campus Sessions

Increase in Apply Page Sessions

Discover Your Strenth Digital Creative
Indian Hills Campus

Indian Hills Community College

"Life. Changing." Rebranding Initiative and Campaign



Logo After Branding by Amperage Marketing
  • "Amperage Marketing completed a communication audit for us that has been a huge asset to the marketing department and the college as a whole."

    Terri Higgins, Director of Marketing and Enrollment Management SWCC (Southwest Iowa Community College)
  • "The Amperage staff members are strong partners. They understood the complexity of higher education and marketing to varying audiences including students, parents, donors and alumni."

    Todd Coleman, Assistant Vice President for Admissions Wartburg College


Higher Education

  • Allen College
    Waterloo, Iowa
  • Augustana College
    Rock Island, Illinois
  • Carl Sandburg College
    Galesburg, Illinois
  • Columbia College
    Columbia, Missouri
  • Cornell College
    Mt Vernon, Iowa
  • Dakota Wesleyan University
    Mitchell, South Dakota
  • Hanover College
    Hanover, Indiana
  • Iowa College Student Aid Commission
    Des Moines, Iowa
  • Iowa Public University Partnership
    Des Moines, Iowa
  • Iowa State University
    Ames, Iowa
  • Kaplan University
    Cedar Rapids, Iowa
  • Palmer College of Chiropractic
    Davenport, Iowa
  • Unity College
    Unity, Maine
  • University of Iowa
    Iowa City, Iowa
  • University of Northern Iowa
    Cedar Falls, Iowa
  • Upper Iowa University
    Fayette, Iowa
  • Waldorf College
    Forest City, Iowa
  • Wartburg College
    Waverly, Iowa
  • Wartburg Theological Seminary
    Dubuque, Iowa
  • William Penn University
    Oskaloosa, Iowa

Community Colleges

  • Black Hawk Community College
    Moline, Illinois
  • Central Community College
    Fort Dodge, Iowa
  • Central Community College
    Grand Island, Nebraska
  • Eastern Iowa Community College
    Davenport, Iowa
  • Hawkeye Community College
    Waterloo, Iowa
  • Indian Hills Community College
    Ottumwa, Iowa
  • Iowa Lakes Community College
    Estherville, Iowa
  • Iowa Valley Community College District
    Marshalltown, Iowa
  • Johnson County Community College
    Overland Park, Kansas
  • Northeast Iowa Community College
    Calmar, Iowa
  • Northwest Iowa Community College
    Sheldon, Iowa
  • Southwestern Community College
    Creston, Iowa

High Schools

  • Cedar Falls Community Schools
    Cedar Falls, Iowa
  • Cedar Rapids Community Schools
    Cedar Rapids, Iowa
  • Linn Mar School Foundation
    Marion, Iowa
  • North Union School District
    Armstrong, Iowa
  • Wapsie Valley Schools
    Fairbank, Iowa
  • Waterloo Community Schools
    Waterloo, Iowa
  • Waterloo Community Schools Foundation
    Waterloo, Iowa
  • Waverly High School
    Waverly, Iowa