Video/Audio Communications Arts

Metrovision Program Proposal (open to current MCC students only)

What is 'Video/Audio Communication? (VACA)'

The Video Audio Communication Arts program teaches students the production process for television, film, commercial and other media production. Students learn to use professional moving image cameras in the field and the studio. Students learn how to record quality professional audio in the field and studio. Students learn how to write scripts for feature films, commercials and cooperate industrial media. Students also learn how to edit and manipulate visual and sound media using industry standard professional tools and software.

Is it for you?

To be successful in media production candidates, should be creative with technical ability. Students must be self-motivated and willing to work well in teams as well as individually.

Jobs and Salary Expectations

Beginning jobs include production assistants for TV, radio and film. Full-time, part-time and freelance jobs are available in this career choice.

  • Production Assistant
  • Editor
  • Video Photographer
  • Producer
  • Director
  • Audio Technician
  • Writer

Graduates can also seek entrepreneurial opportunities by starting production companies and associated businesses.

Salary can range from minimum wage to unlimited potential.

Program Faculty

Program Descriptions

Credit Classes and Registration

Gainful Employment Information

The US Department of Education requires colleges to disclose a variety of information for any financial aid eligible program that "Prepares students for Gainful Employment in a recognized occupation." The following are Gainful Employment program(s), meaning they are certificate program(s) that are intended to lead directly to employment. We hope that this information is helpful to our current students and to prospective students as they make their career and educational choices.

Digital Cinema (VDCC1) - Certificate of Achievement
Screenwriting ( VACS1) - Certificate of Achievement
Sound Recording (VSRC1) - Certificate of Achievement