Digital Media Production
The Bachelor of Science degree in Digital Media Production educates students to create exciting fiction and non-fiction content for delivery in today’s most in-demand formats. Whether they want to produce the next award-winning podcast, write a hit streaming series, or influence millions with social media content, students learn from seasoned professionals using industry standard technology to tell their stories on screens big or small.
Digital Media Production Requirements
Students can choose one of three pathways, all of which lead to careers with predicted growth according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics:
- Writing and directing
- Production and post-production
- Business and promotion
Though each pathway is specialized to prepare students for their area of interest, opportunities for collaboration within the major and throughout Kent State University are limitless. Digital media production majors regularly work with students from theatre and dance, game design, science, music, art and fashion, as they produce live events, short films, documentaries and animated works.
Statistics for potential career paths below are projected through 2031, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics.
“Kent State gave me experiences that have developed my leadership and filmmaking skills. I feel like I graduated not only with a degree, but also with four years of experience and a portfolio of work that is more diverse than others my age.”
Tyler Pina, '14, Award-Winning Director