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Digital Media, B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months


Career Pathways and Prospects

The Digital Media program at the University of the District of Columbia unique blend of internships, theory and hands-on classes prepare graduates for further studies, freelance careers and entry-level media positions. Potential media careers include working as a journalist, editor, (both print and electronic), writer, audio designer, radio tech/D.J., digital media designer, audio-video technician, digital editor for film, video, and online, videographer and documentary film director and more.

  • Our graduates often find work in the government (D.C, and Federal). In addition, there are opportunities at one of the area’s many national and international news companies including the following:
  • Cable Channels: Headquartered in DC — Discovery Communications, Travel Channel, The American Film Institute (AFI), C-SPAN, Voice of America (VoA)
  • Cable Channels — National Geographic, BET, China Central TV (CCTV), Sirus XM Radio, National Public Radio (NPR), Public Broadcasting Service (PBS)

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Communication Tools 
  • Media Literacy & History 
  • Digital Photography 
  • Fundamentals of Journalism 
  • Fundamentals of Video 
  • Media Ethics 
  • Strategic Communication

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

Tuition Fee

  • International

    647 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 647 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    308 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 308 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
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