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Associate of Arts Programs in Media

If you are considering an associate degree, there are a few things you should know. This type of degree typically only takes two years to complete. During the course of that time, you will gain a basic knowledge about your field of study. This prepares you to move on to a bachelor’s program or seek employment. If you wish to study media, you might wonder “What is an Associate of Arts i… Read more

If you are considering an associate degree, there are a few things you should know. This type of degree typically only takes two years to complete. During the course of that time, you will gain a basic knowledge about your field of study. This prepares you to move on to a bachelor’s program or seek employment.

If you wish to study media, you might wonder “What is an Associate of Arts in Media?” The program is designed to give you a basic understanding of the various aspects of the media. Classes might include digital video production, digital music production, web design, history of cinema, acting, drawing and painting. Other art and drama classes could also be included in your schedule, as could editing, light and sound, and theory. You will learn how to use media equipment correctly and will have access to the equipment and tools that will help you be successful in study.

Completing an Associate of Arts in Media will prepare you to move up in your chosen career field. With the right knowledge in hand, you could be more qualified to ask for a raise in your current position or bargain for a higher salary at a new job.

The cost to attend an associate program for media will vary depending on the university you choose to go to and in which country it is. Contact a few admissions offices to get a feel for what the costs and fees will be.

Careers in the field of media are many. As a graduate, you become qualified to make films, create and sell digital photography, design digital images to print and do sound design. You could get a job as a TV anchor, could be the producer for the show or could write the script for the anchors. An associate degree puts you in the running for positions such as media manager, production designer, director, cinematographer or editor.

To apply for an Associate of Arts in Media, find a school that suits your needs the best. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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San Mateo Colleges of Silicon Valley
San Mateo, USA

Broadcast & Electronic Media has joined Graphic Design and Web/Multimedia in one integrated department: Digital Media. This new department prepares students for employment ... +

Broadcast & Electronic Media has joined Graphic Design and Web/Multimedia in one integrated department: Digital Media. This new department prepares students for employment by providing interdisciplinary knowledge and skills. -
Associate of Arts
Full-time
English
Campus
 
Irvine Valley College
Irvine, USA

The Digital Media Art Program prepares students with a strong foundation in digital creative content for art and design. The program begins with design fundamentals where stud ... +

The Digital Media Art Program prepares students with a strong foundation in digital creative content for art and design. The program begins with design fundamentals where students develop critical thinking and problem solving skills in a project-based curriculum. The courses provide a hands-on experience for students to develop an understanding of the creative process. Students are encouraged to follow one of two distinct tracks. -
Associate of Arts
Full-time
2 years
English
Sep 2020
Campus
 
Northern New Mexico College (NNMC)
Española, USA

In this program you will have the opportunity to make films, do sound design, music production, digital photography, visual effects, and digital images for print, web, and vid ... +

In this program you will have the opportunity to make films, do sound design, music production, digital photography, visual effects, and digital images for print, web, and video. -
Associate of Arts
Full-time
2 years
English
Campus
 
Hillsborough Community College
Tampa, USA

This transfer track is for students who want to pursue a four-year degree in mass communications, journalism, advertising, public relations, education, and telecommunications.

This transfer track is for students who want to pursue a four-year degree in mass communications, journalism, advertising, public relations, education, and telecommunications. -
Associate of Arts
Full-time
2 years
English
Sep 2020
Campus
 
San Jose City College
San Jose, USA

The Media Arts program is a unique, interdisciplinary approach to the converging fields of journalism, communication, and new media technology. It responds to the need for peo ... +

The Media Arts program is a unique, interdisciplinary approach to the converging fields of journalism, communication, and new media technology. It responds to the need for people skilled in effective communications in all levels of society including industry, education, art and music, and the public arena. -
Associate of Arts
Full-time
2 years
English
31 Aug 2020
15 Jul 2020
Campus
 

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