The Bachelor of Arts in integrated media degree from the University of Mount Union integrates a variety of topics from foundations of communication and public speaking to the journalistic, audio, and video production skills necessary to succeed in design and media outlets.
With the constantly changing media landscape, our integrated media major requirements and curriculum will provide you with the knowledge and flexibility for a competitive advantage in the job market. Those who pursue a degree in integrated media will have the skills suitable for a variety of careers and graduate school.
Integrated Media Major Quick Facts
The integrated media degree requires a total of 54-56 credit hours, along with the 32 credit hours required to fulfill the University’s general education program, the Integrative Core, which allows students to explore areas of study outside their field of interest while developing essential leadership and communication skills that employers value.
Mount Union’s integrated media major requirements are rooted in narrative and feature storytelling. Courses cover video and film editing, camera operation, documentary and creative film production, social media, and multimedia design. The integrated media degree also provides ample opportunities for hands-on learning both in and out of the classroom including:
- Internship opportunities at places like Walt Disney World, Washington Week in Review, and the Smithsonian Institute as well as more local options such as the Canton Repository, the Cleveland Cavaliers, and the Cleveland Indians
- Participation and membership in Raider Student Media, the organization that oversees Mount Union’s radio station, WRMU 91.1 FM, and student-led newspaper, The Dynamo
- Membership in Mount Union’s chapter of Lambda Pi Eta, a national communication honorary