Digital Mass Media

Digital Mass Media Careers

Graduates will meet the rapidly increasing demand for a new type of interactive technologist, one with a broad ranging set of skills and one who can conceptualize, create, and deliver.

Emerging job opportunities include:

  • multimedia specialists
  • video journalists
  • music video producers
  • digital content specialists
  • social media marketers and specialists
  • digital advertising specialists
  • digital media producers
  • multimedia designers

They may also find jobs as:

  • web designers
  • graphic artists
  • sound technicians
  • camera operators
  • videographers
  • photojournalists

Graduates may find employment in:

  • large corporation public relations departments
  • advertising agencies
  • media outlets
  • colleges and universities
  • web design companies
  • health organizations
  • non-profit organizations

The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics projects a 14% increase in need for multimedia specialists. With shrinking company budgets and advancement in technology, production, and delivery of all types of media, employers are looking to get more bang for their buck by hiring individuals with digital communications training.

Program Contacts

Department Secretary

Cindi Clark
Black Hawk Hall 101
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Program Advisor

Dan Nierling
Black Hawk Hall 157B
319-296-2329 ext.1764
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Bryan Renfro
Black Hawk Hall 102
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