2017-2018 CURRENT Catalog 
    Mar 17, 2018  
2017-2018 CURRENT Catalog

Media Arts & Entertainment Technology Production Fundamentals Certificate

Fine Arts & Social Science

Program Code: MAET1

Gainful Employment Disclosure Data

Office: Mott Memorial Building 2005

Phone: (810) 762-0332

This program focuses on the knowledge, skills, and attitudes necessary to succeed in the fields of video, cinema, television, audio, radio, music and live event production. The curriculum integrates a wide range of pre-production, production, and post-production experiences with the insights offered by media aesthetics, history, theory, and analysis. A heavy emphasis will be placed on the creation of content and messages that are compelling, effective and of substantial quality. Graduates will find a wide range of professional employment, both in Michigan and nationally, including positions in the motion picture film, cable and broadcasting industries, with recording studios and concert venues, for streaming media websites, at advertising agencies and post-production houses, or with corporations, school systems, churches, and non-profits. Others will transfer to a four-year college or university to further their studies or start their own production companies.

Occupational Specialty Courses

Group Total: Credits 4 / 6 Contact Hours

Group Total: Credits 26 / 26-34 Contact Hours

Program Total: Credits 30 / 32-40 Contact Hours


  1. All course and degree requirements must be met
  2. 15 credits minimum must be earned at MCC
  3. Minimum cumulative GPA of 2.0