Radio & Television Production & Broadcasting
Radio and Television Production and Broadcasting Technology, offered on the Rankin and Utica campuses, will prepare you to work in a variety of broadcasting media. Possible careers include:
- Broadcasting control,
- Editing, and other various technical positions.
Course content develops communications leadership, human relations, employment skills; and teaches safe and efficient work practices. Students learn programming and copy preparation, as well as announcing and moderating of programs. Additionally, students learn the operation of radio/television broadcasting equipment to support broadcast managers in the production of materials used in broadcasting; and the use of those materials or programs in the radio/television format.
The program offers three options: a Career Certificate, a Technical Certificate, and an Associate of Applied Science Degree. A CPAS review course and exam are required to graduate from this program.
You can expect to take courses covering topics on Broadcast Writing, Editing, Audio Production, and Station Administration. For a complete list of courses, please see our college catalog.