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2022-2023 Academic Catalog 
    
2022-2023 Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Media Production Technology, A.A.S.


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Joshua Taylor, Program Coordinator/Instructor

The Media Production Technology Program offers hands-on training in the field of broadcasting and media production. Students learn audio and video production, writing styles, and announcing for radio and television. The program offers students practical experience in producing, writing, editing, announcing, directing, reporting, and field and studio production. Students participate in the production of campus-based television and radio programs and are also involved with live telecasting of MCC sporting and campus events. Admission to the Media Production Technology Program is competitive.

Progression: To meet graduation requirements for this program, students must successfully complete the specified courses listed below with a “C” average (GPA of 2.00) or better. A grade of “C” or higher is required in each MDT course to progress in the program.

Minimum admission requirements (in addition to general admission requirements):

Attain a 15 composite score on the ACT;

Or

Score a 230 or higher on the ACCUPLACER NG Reading Section and a 230 or higher on the ACCUPLACER NG Writing Section;

Or

Earn a “C” or above in ENG 1113 - English Composition I  and SPT 1113 - Public Speaking ;

Or

Complete 15 semester hours of general education coursework with an average of “C” or above at an accredited college or university. Developmental coursework does not satisfy this requirement;

And

Attend an orientation session with the program coordinator when all other requirements are met.

Students entering the program for the first time must contact the program coordinator prior to enrolling in any MDT course.

Students in the Media Production Technology Program must attend MCC full-time (15 or more semester credit hours).

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Course of Study:


First Year


First Semester


Semester Hours 15

Second Semester


Semester Hours 15

Second Year


First Semester


Semester Hours 16/17

Second Semester


Semester Hours 16

Total Semester Hours 62/63


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