Digital Media Production | Western Technical College

Digital Media Production

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Associate Degree

Program Number: 

107012

Credits: 

61.00
Financial Aid Eligible

Typical Start: 

Fall

The Digital Media Production program equips you with the skills and knowledge needed to thrive in today's ever-evolving media landscape. In this program, you will learn to leverage the art of design and storytelling to create compelling media products and services. Gain hands-on expertise in video production, photography, motion graphics, graphic design, and more. You'll bring your creative visions to life by developing innovative solutions, taking your projects from concept to completion.

Through a diverse range of media software, tools, and technology, you will develop the skills necessary to meet the demands of the continually evolving digital media market.

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Estimated Program Costs

Estimated Program Cost

Digital Media Production

This program will cost about $9,792* based on tuition and basic program fees. There may be additional fees for books, materials, and testing. For more information on tuition costs, view the Tuition page or Cost of Attendance document.

* Tuition and fees are subject to change.

Graduation Employment Stats

Graduation Employment Stats

Western conducts a follow-up survey of all grads six months after graduation to find out if they are employed in a job related to their program, how much they are making, and where they are employed.

Survey information is not currently available for this program. Please contact an Admissions Coach or call 606-785-9200 for more information.

Career Opportunities

Audio Editor
Digital Media Designer
Multimedia Editor
Digital Production Assistant
Video Editor
Video Technician

Program Outcomes

  • Living responsibly
  • Refining professionalism
  • Cultivating passion
  • Apply the principles of design and storytelling to develop media products and services
  • Demonstrate proficiency in the use of media software, tools, and technology
  • Implement creative solutions from concept through completion
  • Communicate creative rationale in formal and informal settings
  • Implement project management skills to meet customer and market demands
  • Apply effective and ethical business practices

Admission Requirements

College Requirements

Application
$30 Application Fee

Software and Technology

Most of Western’s classes require the use of a personal computer or laptop, standard software, internet access, and other technology-related items.

If you do not have a personal computer or laptop, or if the one you have does not meet the following criteria, resources may be available. Submit a Student Resource Request using our online form.

Computer/Laptop Hardware

  • Smartphones are not recommended for completing assignments.
  • Chromebooks are not recommended due to issues with installing software that is needed for classes, such as Office 365.
  • Web camera with microphone (usually built into newer laptops or can be purchased separately) is necessary for online participation.

Software Needs

For detailed specifications, please review Technology and Software Recommendations for Most Classes on Western’s IT Knowledgebase.

Campus Resources

Need Assistance?

  • Contact the Learning Commons! The staff are happy to answer questions, provide individualized assistance, and direct you to other supports as needed.

Transfer Agreements

Viterbo University

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