This is where
your future begins.

Tomorrow’s media professionals get their start at UC's nationally ranked and internationally renowned College-Conservatory of Music (CCM).

CCM’s bachelor of fine arts (BFA) program in Media Production emphasizes hands-on learning that is student-centered, professionally relevant and focused on creative development. Get ready because experience is calling and greatness lies beyond the classroom.

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Learn By Doing

CCM’s four-year program in Media Production provides students with the skills necessary to tell stories and produce impactful media content. The curriculum is designed to provide students with the knowledge and skills necessary for successful careers in:

  • film, digital cinema and TV production
  • audio production
  • interactive and new media design
  • broadcast news
  • sports media

CCM’s Media Production program is focused on the exciting opportunities that await graduates. Its curriculum is designed to enhance the digital portfolios of students, which is a critical component in their search for internships and jobs after graduation. Our students learn by doing through programs like CCM Media Production's Sports Media initiative, which is partnered with UC Athletics to produce content for ESPN.

Graduates of our program are prepared for careers in:

  • film and television writing, producing, directing, cinematography, editing
  • web site design and creation
  • broadcast news writing, production, on-air talent, director, camera operator or editor
  • sound design for the film, television, video gaming industries
  • sound recording and audio engineering 
  • social media 
  • promotions
  • media management
  • media programming
  • software development
  • advertising 
  • music
  • video games
  • media marketing and sales

Immerse Yourself in Creative Culture

Media Production majors complete their coursework within the “CCM Village,” the creative home of one of the nation’s most prestigious conservatories. As a result, our students are uniquely positioned within a creative culture that encourages collaborations with actors, musicians, dancers, set designers and other performing artists as they develop their digital storytelling skills for film, television, the internet and mobile media distribution.


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CCM’s Media Production program is student centered with small class sizes and a flexible curriculum that reflects the dynamics of industry demands and student needs. Students are also connected with internships in Cincinnati, Ohio, along with national and international internship opportunities, all of which is integrated into the curriculum. The Division’s award-winning, full-time faculty members have extensive professional media backgrounds that allow them to emphasize current professional media production tools and techniques while providing students with connections to the industry. Scholarships are available to qualified students.

Intrigued? Schedule a visit to tour our campus and explore CCM’s state-of-the-art facilities.


Experience-based Learning

Our students learn by doing. CCM produces more performing and media arts events and content than any other organization in the state of Ohio. Whether it's a film shoot, a concert livestream, an ESPNU broadcast, an audio recording or any other kind of project, our students are involved in every production from cinematography to audio mixing to post-production work and beyond.


Our Urban Campus

Our mid-sized, affordable city is home to a dedicated and diverse audience of arts and entertainment patrons, providing students with unique opportunities to collaborate with some of the nation’s leading media and performing arts organizations.

Unparalleled Production Facilities

CCM offers the benefit of a comprehensive arts conservatory within the setting of a comprehensive research university, allowing students to enjoy unparalleled production facilities at a lower tuition rate.

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