You’re curious and creative. You love to know what’s going on – and be the first one “in the know.” Now you can stay on top of one of the hottest career areas with an associate degree in Broadcast-Cinema or choose from four job-based certificates from Middlesex Community College.
The associate degree in Broadcast-Cinema requires 61 credits, including program requirements, electives and general education courses. MxCC offers a selection of courses, tailoring each student’s program of study to meet individual career goals. You can choose from specialty areas that include broadcast television production, digital filmmaking, corporate media production and radio production. Take exciting courses from top professors, in photography, electronic music, radio and television, scriptwriting, computer graphics, media careers, professional broadcast journalism and more. Our network of professional resources brings opportunities for students who participate in a required internship program.
The Broadcast Communications Certificate is a 30-credit program for students who either hold a degree in another area or are working in the field and looking to build their skills as well as gain professional certification. Advisors work closely with students to design the perfect blend of course work and practical experience to meet students’ career goals. Courses include photography, computer graphics, media aesthetics, radio and television production – and much more!
The Corporate Media Production Certificate prepares students for entry-level media production positions used in business, industry and education. Emphasis is on hands-on production skills. Corporate media professionals tend to be generalists therefore this program provides students with a variety of production experiences including writing scripts, camera operation, video editing, web production and video streaming as they apply to business. An internal practicum in the college’s nationally recognized Corporate Media Center or an external internship at a company or non-profit organization is required. 30-31 credits.
The News and Sports Production Certificate prepares students for entry-level positions in television news and sports production. Emphasis is on hands-on production skills used at broadcast television stations, media production houses and new media organizations. Positions include associate producers, assignment editor, teleprompter operator, floor/studio manager, news photographer, video editor, and new media producer. 31 credits.