Why New Media Communication?
Meet the increasing demand for employees with the latest technical and creative knowledge in the media industry. This area gives you the option to work for media, marketing, public relations, design, news agencies, social media, and/or communication businesses or agencies, or be self-employed.
New Media Communication is multifaceted and includes research, writing, and design. The program will train you to master digital platforms in audio, video and written text. You will learn about a range of technical devices including smart phones, robots, social networking sites, mobile and internet applications.
The associate of science degree includes an array of cutting-edge communication courses, from Computer-Mediated Communication, Cultural Communication, Research and Writing for Communication, and New Media Applications – wherein students will be immersed in the latest technology businesses and news agencies use to communicate.
Benefits of pursuing a New Media Communication AS degree
- Hands-on experience in emerging digital technologies
- Increased career opportunities in a growing industry
- Training in multiple areas of communication
- Mastery of research, writing and design in the latest digital platforms
- Internship with local media industry employers
- Transfer seamlessly to pursue your bachelor's degree
Careers with a new media communication degree offers opportunities in three major areas: Digital Marketing, Creative & Design Services, and Public Relations. Job titles include specialists, editors, coordinators, managers, directors and more.
Is this program right for you?
The program is designed for individuals with an interest in working with media technologies, or professionals already employed in the field who want to advance their knowledge and career through certifications. Current students who are interested in the program should contact their advisor for course related information.
Ready to start your degree in New Media Communication?
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