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  • Media Communications; Broadcasting & Production Technology
  • Contact Us

    Department Chair
    Shawna Shoaf
    San Juan Building
    Room 223

  • Did You Know?

    That the Center for New Media at PCC focuses on video and broadcast production and Broadcasting Technician Technology students are the back bone of it’s operations. Talk about hands-on training!

  • Fast Facts

    Program Start Term: Spring & Fall

    Award: Certificate

    Average Class Size: 10

    Program Length: 2 Semesters

    Part-Time or Full-Time: Both

    Course Availability: Day & Some Online Classes

    Program Location: Pueblo

    Download Program Guide

  • Career Information
    The Broadcasting and Production Certificate provides foundational skills for those seeking employment opportunities as Audio/Video Equipment Technicians, Broadcast Technicians, Film/Video Editors and Sound Engineering Technicians.

    Click the links below to access employment, wage, and career information.(National and state data provided by the US Dept. of Labor)

    Audio and Video Equipment Technicians
    Broadcast Technicians

    Sound Engineering Technicians

    Film and Video Editors

    Camera Operators, Television, Video, and Motion Picture

    What Will I Learn
    This certificate program prepares you to seek employment as an entry level assistant or technician. It emphasizes practical application of the concepts and principles of broadcasting production. The coursework can be applied to the AGS Mass Communications degree, which allows for a transfer to the Mass Communications program at Colorado State University-Pueblo.

    Our Experienced Faculty
    Learn from Professionals Working in the Field
    Instructors are professionals currently working for local media, broadcast, news organizations, or are entrepreneurs. Many instructors have 20+ years of experience in related fields, bringing current and real world experience straight into the classroom.

    Our Cutting Edge Facilities
    A fully equipped video control room, non-linear editing suites, and a mobile production truck provide students with state-of-the-art facilities on and off campus. Students have the opportunity to gain work study employment and/or internship status with the PCC Center for New Media (CNM). The CNM staff produces live sporting events on public access television, as well as live broadcasts of local community events.

    Next Steps
    Prospective students interested in the Mass Communications courses should begin by filling out a free Admissions Application online or go to the New Student Studio at PCC. Please contact the Department Chair to learn more and confirm your interest in the program.