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 range of skills and one who can conceptualize, create, and deliver.

Emerging job opportunities include:

  • multimedia specialists
  • video journalists
  • music video producers
  • digital content specialists
  • independent filmmakers
  • 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 corporate public relations departments
  • advertising agencies
  • media outlets
  • colleges and universities
  • web design companies
  • health organizations
  • non-profit organizations

Starting Wages: $17,300 - $32,200 per year*

*Source: Iowa Workforce Development

Career Coach

Explore local data on wages, employment, job postings, and more!

Program Contacts

Department Secretary

Deb Hacker
Black Hawk Hall 258
Email me

Student Success Specialist

Tiffany Dodd
Black Hawk Hall 261
319-296-2329 ext.1060
Email me

Program Advisor

Dan Nierling
Black Hawk Hall 157B
319-296-2329 ext.1764
Email me

Troy McKay
Black Hawk Hall 157A
319-296-2329 ext.1120
Email me


Catharine Freeman
Black Hawk Hall 258B
Email me