Overview

In less than a month, you can expand your knowledge about video and audio equipment, lighting, composition and framing, editing, client services and relationships, production planning, reels, and posting online. The final class project includes working on a completed production that students can use as part of their professional portfolio.

This program will give you the skills to enter the field as an assistant working at TV stations or small production firms. Some videographers also choose to go into business for themselves.

How to Enroll

To pursue this certificate, please click on the courses below to see availability. You can register for courses online, and you do not have to apply to the college!

Tuition Assistance
Training Resources

Questions?
Call 803.732.0432 to talk to us about this program, or email cce@midlandstech.edu

Print Plan

Sample Program Plan and Costs

Take the following certificate program.

CEUs Class Hours Course Title Cost
1.80 18

Intro to Videography

Intro to Videography is designed to provide a new videographer with the basic tools to enter the field as an assistant, or to generate some small projects from which an individual can build and grow. The course covers video and audio equipment, lighting, composition and framing, editing, client services and relationships, production planning, reels, and posting online. See the online materials list for equipment requirements.

Classroom

ID: CEPIC-548

View Available Courses
No sections currently available. For information on Training classes, contact our Corporate and Continuing Education Department (CCE) at 803.732.0432 or cce@midlandstech.edu.
$269.00
 
Estimated Cost
Tuition Assistance
$269.00
Not including fees and equipment

Careers

Videographer

There are many opportunities as a videographer including careers as an assistant working at TV stations, or small production firms. Some videographers will go into business for themselves.

Projected Job Growth

+22.4%

Average Annual Salary

$43,935

According to EMSI data as of 2018

Where Can I Work?

  • News Agencies
  • Production Firms

What’s next after I complete this program?

Begin Working Professionally

Students can also pursue additional credentials for further education with a photography certificate and/or a video editing certificate from MTC.