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Broadcasting

Transfer

Program Overview

Interested in broadcasting? Delta's program gives you hands-on learning opportunities utilizing current technology in the fields of broadcasting and multimedia production. Plus at Delta, you'll have the opprtunity to produce audio, video and multimedia productions, from the visualization stages, planning, pre-production and production, to the final product.

When you're ready to transfer on, you'll have loads of experience and hands-on training that will set you apart. What are you waiting for? Come to Delta first! 


Earning Potential

Competition is expected for many jobs because of the large number of job seekers attracted by the excitement of this industry. Job prospects will be best for applicants with a college degree and relevant experience, such as work at college radio and television stations or internships at professional stations.

In this field, it is estimated you could earn $59,700 a year.


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Likely Careers

  • Broadcast News Analyst
  • Radio and Television Announcer
  • Reporter and Correspondent
  • Sound Engineer
  • Accounting professor working with students in class.
    Transfer seamlessly 

    So you are thinking about transferring? Representatives from several area universities maintain regular office hours right in our academic advising office, and others drop in frequently. Get the answers you need by making an appointment or stopping by to talk directly with your future university.

    Visit the Transfer Center

About Delta's Program

One of the very best things about Delta College is your ability to start here and go anywhere. And, in the process, save thousands (and thousands) of dollars. It's a smart choice to get your associate's and then transfer on!

Delta has signed transfer agreements to continue your broadcasting studies with:

  • Ferris State University - Television and Digital Media Production
  • Northern Michigan University - Media Production and New Technology

Visit transfer agreements and guides to see the whole list of transfer opportunities.

Why you should choose Delta

Free tutoring

At the Teaching Learning Center, located in the Library, we offer tutoring on a wide variety of subjects, and help with developing study and learning skills. Most tutoring is on a walk-in basis but we do have some online tutoring options.

Best of all, it's free for currently enrolled Delta students. Just another way we demonstrate our commitment to helping students succeed.

LEARN MORE ABOUT TUTORING

Hands-on experience
Student film screening and competition opportunities:
  • Jaxon Film Festival
  • Central Michigan University International Film Festival
  • Michigan Association of Broadcasters, Michigan Student Broadcast Awards
Film festival involvement and volunteer opportunities:
  • Hell's Half Mile Film & Music Festival
  • Made-in-Michigan Film Festival
Professional experience through internships:
  • WDCQ-TV/WDCP-TV
  • WUCX-FM
Honors Program

The specially-designed courses emphasize creative and critical thinking, providing a unique learning experience. You have more exploration of the subject area with increased faculty and student interaction. Make the most of your Delta experience. Join Honors!

LEARN MORE ABOUT HONORS

 Study abroad
 

Want to travel and see the world? You can do that at Delta. And get college credit while you do. Every year Delta offers study abroad opportunities.

Why study abroad?

  • Experience a new culture
  • Improve your foreign language skills
  • Make lifelong friends
  • Find new interests
  • Looks good on job applications
  • Personal growth

MORE ABOUT STUDY ABROAD

Facts & Figures

Michigan
With the Michigan Transfer Agreement, 30 credits are guaranteed to transfer anywhere in Michigan.
Associate’s salary
An associate’s degree earns you 35% more income on average.


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