Digital Media Production

Digital Media Majors

The Associate of Applied Science in Digital Media Production degree prepares students for a career in film, video or audio editing. Students will be able to pursue a career in cinematography, camera operation and more after training in our professional recording studio with hands-on experience. The hands-on learning opportunities and projects completed will lend to a portfolio graduates can use to help them land the job!

Students will also gain skills and experience to become producers and directors in the entertainment, film and music industry. This program will bring in experts from the field to teach courses and offer advice, and provide students with internship opportunity connections.

Associate

Associate of Applied Science in Digital Media Production

Digital Media Production is a cutting-edge program designed to prepare students for the rapidly changing world of digital media. Learn the foundation skills of pre-production, production, and post-production in a variety of formats. Using and adapting to changing technology and using critical thinking skills gives students the opportunity to provide a voice to their community and their stories.

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Bachelor

Bachelor of Applied Science in Media & Communication Studies with a concentration in Digital Communication

The Bachelor of Applied Science in Media and Communication Studies with a concentration in Digital Communication is a program that prepares students for a career in broadcasting, journalism, digital media or marketing. Students gain real broadcasting experience through our campus radio station. As a communication professional, you will learn and shape how people share, receive and process information. The Bureau of Labor Statistics estimates that roughly 27,400 new positions will open up in this field before 2024.

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What can I do with this degree?

Overseeing script development, managing a creative team, buying rights to creative works, mix audio and produce live-changing content for the public – the career possibilities for a Digital Media Production graduate are endless! In a time when everything is going digital, it is essential to analyze emerging media and how to create engaging content for streamers using the latest technology.

Potential Careers

Director

Sound Engineer

Videographer

Radio/TV/Film Producer

Media Buyer

TUITION

Estimated rates for the current academic year. Additional course fees may apply and rates are subject to change.

WV & OH Residents

Per Credit Hour

$160 - $221

Per Semester

$1,920 - $2,652

Fall & Spring Semesters

$3,840 - $5,304

Non-Residents

Per Credit Hour

$358 - $382

Per Semester

$4,296 - $4,584

Fall & Spring Semesters

$8,592 - $9,168

High School Students

Per Credit Hour

$50

Per Semester

$600

Fall & Spring Semesters

$1,200

Dave Thompson

Professor/Chairperson

Humanities, Fine Arts, & Social Sciences

Room 1025B

304-424-8251

dave.thompson@wvup.edu

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