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Digital Media Technology Overview 

In the Digital Media Technology program, students will master the technology needed to make businesses and organizations thrive and grow. Students who enroll in Digital Media Technology will learn the Adobe software programs that are standards in the industry—Photoshop, Illustrator, Premiere, InDesign, After Effects, and Animate, among others. Other foci will be in HTML5/CSS, programming, script writing, virtual reality, working with drones for video recording, and 3d modeling/animation.

Digital Media Technology students can choose an educational pathway, deciding between digital marketing or webpage programming, which both utilize the software in which student are trained, but the software is used in different mediums. Within the program, students will work with iMac computers, industry standard software, and marketplace-driven projects. The culmination of the program will be an internship where students can apply the skills they have attained.

Scholarship Opportunity 

Rhodes State has been awarded a Choose Ohio First (COF) Scholarship grant by the Ohio Department of Higher Education. The grant provides scholarships to students majoring in disciplines that significantly strengthen Ohio’s competitiveness in Science, Technology, Engineering, Math, and Medicine (STEMM) education and industry.

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Digital Media Technology Highlights

  • Students will be working with iMac computers
  • Industry standard software like Adobe is used
  • Students will be designing and creating actual digital media productions that are relative to the current marketplace.
  • Students apply these skills in an internship

Career Opportunities 

Those with Rhodes State digital media degrees are prepared for careers as Video producer/director, Graphic designer, Website designer/programmer, Animator, Illustrator, Multimedia producer, Creative director, and Social media content producer.

Digital Media Technology Plan of Study

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