At Olivet, you will receive the training and experience to set you up for a successful career in TV or video production. Television/Video Production is a concentration within Multimedia Studies. At Olivet, you can:
Benefit from the skills and knowledge of professors who are already successful in the professional world.
Additional OpportunitiesSpend a semester in Los Angeles at the L.A. Film Studies Center (LAFSC), earning credit toward your Olivet degree. Take film courses and intern on a movie set, television show or at an animation center. Become a member of Lambda Pi Eta, the National Communication Association’s official honor society.InternshipsThis major requires you to complete an internship. Check out our recommendations or find your own exciting opportunities.Previous internships include:Chicago: Towers Productions, an Emmy-award winning production house; ABC News; Fox News; Chicago Bears; CLTV (Chicagoland Television News); SRN (Sports Radio Network); TLN (Total Living Network); O’Connor Casting Agency; Comcast Sports Network; and others.Hollywood: Warner Brothers; Paramount Pictures; Sony Pictures Imageworks; Ridley Scott & Associates; Sander Moses Productions; International Creative Management; Starz Media Group-Film Roman; Trailer Park; “Driving Force” (A&E); Greenhouse Productions; Hollywood Connect; Hollywood Prayer Network; New Link Media (realfusion.com); Special Effects Unlimited; American Humane Association; and others.Across the country: ABC News, Boston, Dallas and Champaign, Ill.; CBS News, South Bend, Ind., and Champaign, Ill.; Indianapolis Motor Speedway Productions; Fox Sports Network and Fox News, St. Louis; CMT (Country Music Television), Nashville; NBC News, Milwaukee and Cincinnati; Camp TV, Carrollton, Texas; PBS, Indianapolis; and others.CareersIf you:
then this is the program for you.Possible television/video production careers: general manager, station manager, operations manager, program director, engineering director, news director, marketing director, production manager, business manager, traffic manager, art director, research director, human resources director, operation technician, maintenance technician, technician director, floor director, film/tape editor, film director, news anchor, news producer, news reporter, news photographer, sportscaster, weathercaster, assignment editor, production assistant, production director, staff artist, traffic/computer operator, broadcast engineer, mixer, media resource manager, public services manager, scriptwriter, AV writer, graphics coordinator, video specialist, production sound mixer, floor manager
Television/Video Production is part of the Department of Communication within the School of Professional Studies.
Hone your television and video production skills in Olivet's on-campus studio.
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