Career Services Center

Rockwell Hall
Commons Level
Pittsburgh, PA 15282
Email: careerservices@duq.edu
Phone: 412-396-6644
Fax: 412-396-6646

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    Media Management & Production

    Media Management and Production prepares students to be creative and conscientious media practitioners and managers.  Learning includes critical and theoretic analysis of the media along with the production skills needed to work in the industry. Students gain an understanding of the three major components of media studies: Audiences, Institution, and Messages. 

    Career Fields

    Media Management

    • Operations manager, TV or radio
    • Promotions manager
    • Program manager
    • Director of marketing
    • Sales manager, account executives
    • General manager, TV or radio
    • Producer

    Strategies: Get involved with DUQTV and/or WDSR; intern at radio and TV stations; network with professionals in media; consider Certificate in Business; develop project management skills;

    Camera Operator

    • Video camera operator
    • Video and media equipment technician
    • Photojournalist

    Strategies: Become involved with DUQTV and/or WDSR; intern at radio and TV stations; network with professionals in media; consider Certificate in Business; develop project management skills;

    Visual Media Production

    • Video production manager
    • Senior designer, creative production
    • Remote video production
    • Video editor
    • Producer TV commercials
    • Studio production manager
    • Video communications manager

    Strategies: Shoot and edit videos for DUQTV and/or WDSR; intern at TV stations; become proficient in video editing software; develop skills in videography;  become proficient in sound recording and editing; develop project  and time management skills; expand cross-functional teamwork skills.

    Sound Design and Production

    • Audio engineer
    • Radio broadcast
    • Sound mixing
    • Sound engineer
    • Audio quality control specialist

    Strategies: Intern at radio stations; become proficient in sound editing software; become proficient in sound recording technologies; develop project and time management skills; expand cross-functional teamwork skills.