Digital Media


What is Digital Media?

Students in the Digital Media Communications program will learn basic digital media production skills using cutting-edge software and state-of-the art hardware. Students will acquire software proficiency, creative skills, and technical knowledge, as well as getting a solid foundation of communication skills. Graduates of the Digital Media Communications program will have the option to transition directly into the Communication program at UC’s College of Arts and Sciences without losing any credit hours. Here is a link to the Communication program’s webpage, where you can explore different options for completing your undergraduate studies: communication.html

Digital Media Communications is the study of the contemporary media industry and best practices in modern digital media production. It encompasses a variety of digital media applications, including video, audio, animation, photography, illustration, and web design. Students will study media design techniques, the current state of the media industry, and a variety of communication disciplines.

This unique transition program provides you with the first two years toward completion of a Bachelor’s degree in Communication at UC’s McMicken College of Arts and Sciences.

Success Factors

You should have basic computer skills, a creative personality, and the willingness to work with others to create digital media projects.

Career Possibilities

The Digital Media Communications program offers students a pathway to pursue a wide range of careers in the communications field, including media production, journalism, advertising, public relations, corporate communications, and many others. Additional career options are listed on the Center for Exploratory Studies website.

Other Things You Should Know

Each semester has an application deadline of approximately four weeks before classes begin to allow for timely paperwork and financial aid processing. If we receive your application after the deadline, we will admit you to the next semester. For specific deadline information, call 513-732-5319 or visit

A high school diploma, GED, or its equivalent is our only admission requirement.

You will find small class size and personal interaction with your instructors create the ideal learning environment.

Parking is convenient and at no additional charge.

Our tuition is the lowest of the UC colleges.

Contact Us!

Andy Curran
Academic Coordinator, Digital Media Communications
Business, Law and Technology

Please have an advisor contact me for more information

Program Details