What Can You Do With a Major in Digital Media (Broadcasting)?

Digital Media major careers and jobs

Digital Media students will develop skills in video, audio, film and the web. Career opportunities exist in a number of fields, including radio, television, film, theatre, public broadcasting, social media and emerging media industries. The major’s strong liberal arts emphasis will give students the education to thrive in and adapt to this era of convergence and competition.

  • Director
  • Producer
  • Editor
  • Content Curator
  • Media Promotions
  • Audio/Podcast Storyteller
  • Screenwriter
  • Videographer
  • Corporate Video
  • Production Coordinator

Jobs for digital media majors

The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts a 7 percent increase for jobs in the media industries by 2018. Specifically, the bureau expects the cable and subscription divisions of media to be especially hot markets for jobs.

Some recent employers of Marquette digital media majors:

  • ESPN
  • NBC
  • Saban
  • E! Entertainment Television
  • Geiger Post Production
  • Dreamworks
  • CineSpace Studios Chicago
  • Plum Media

Additional resources for careers in digital media.