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What Can You Do With a Major in Digital Media (Broadcasting)?

Digital Media major careers and jobs

What can you do with a major in broadcasting? Marquette's major in digital media will teach you to research, write, produce, direct and market electronic messages for every medium. You'll learn to apply mass communication theory while developing skills specific to audio, video and the Web. A broadcasting major combined with Marquette’s strong liberal arts emphasis gives you the extensive background you need to thrive in an era of convergence and competition.

  • Director
  • Advertising producer
  • Radio DJ
  • News director
  • Sports reporter
  • Promotions specialist
  • Station manager
  • Customer service manager
  • Radio reporter
  • Producer
  • TV reporter
  • News producer
  • Writer
  • Talk show host
  • Web page designer
  • Videographer
  • Account executive
  • Production coordinator

Jobs for digital media majors

The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts a 7 percent increase for jobs in the broadcasting field between now and 2018. Specifically, the bureau expects the cable and subscription divisions of broadcasting to be especially hot markets for jobs.

Some recent employers of Marquette digital media majors are:

  • CNN
  • ESPN
  • Fox Network Systems
  • Fox Sports Net
  • GE Healthcare
  • HBO
  • Northwestern Mutual Financial Network
  • The Oprah Winfrey Show
  • NBC
  • E! Entertainment Television

Additional resources for careers in digital media.

Digital Media

You might like the Digital Media major if you

✓ are energetic with a creative edge

✓ interested in a dynamic field

What is a major in Digital Media?

Digital MediaSo you’re thinking about getting into television, radio or the movies. Or maybe you want to work in multimedia or use communication technology in ways no one has yet thought. Whatever the medium, professionals in the field of digital media play major roles in shaping the way we view the world.

What is the major in digital media (broadcasting)?

Visit the department that offers the major in digital media.

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