The future of communication is digital — but its purpose will always be to relate meaning clearly and memorably. Learn how to reach your audience effectively with a degree from UCM’s forward-thinking Department of Communication and Digital Media Production.
At the University of Central Missouri, we cultivate a learning environment that centers on our students’ needs. Our faculty truly care about your success and apply the concepts you learn in class to contemporary issues, keeping content relevant and exciting. Hone your technical skills in our state-of-the-art digital media facilities to gain a competitive edge for workplaces or advanced degree programs nationwide.
Communication and Digital Media Production offers three degree programs
Gain in-demand, transferable job skills
Nearly 100% job placement
Affordable, respected degree programs
Supportive, student-centered environment
UCM’s Department of Communication and Digital Media Production provides practical, hands-on training in industry-leading tools while building your analytical and creative communication skills.
Learn what it takes to produce and deliver meaningful communications, including how to:
Outside of the classroom, you can gain real-world experience when you choose to complete an internship or work on campus at UCM’s Muleskinner student newspaper or The Beat radio station. You can also join student organizations such as the UCM Radio Club or the UCM Media Creators Association, among others.
Communication and Digital Media Production programs teach you in-demand, transferable skills such as conflict resolution, nuanced communication techniques and proficiency with media technology.
Our strong network of industry contacts and alumni frequently connect Communication and Digital Media Production students with employment opportunities. Nearly all of our students find their ideal job or advanced degree program within six months of graduating.
Our graduate students often pursue doctoral programs or teaching positions — or achieve internal promotions using the tangible skills and increased knowledge they gained at UCM.
Programs in the Department of Communication and Digital Media Production can prepare you for the career of your dreams. Our students go on to have many different kinds of fulfilling, dynamic roles, including: