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Program Details

Massasoit Community College offers a Media Communications option for students in the Liberal Arts Studies Program. The Liberal Arts Studies Program offers a wide range of electives for students to find what they are interested in. Many of these electives focus around Media Communications, which is where the option comes from.

The Media Communications Option at Massasoit Community College was created to help prepare students for careers in broadcasting. These careers include television, radio production, performance, and editing and writing. The curriculum combines a different variety of teaching styles that students find the most benefit from. The program combines academic class work, in-studio production and on-air experiences.

With the varieties of teaching styles, students will gain the knowledge and skills to become successful in their field. Students will become skilled in broadcast vocal performance, television/radio production techniques and computerized non-linear editing. To earn an Associate's degree, students must complete all the required classes. There are a minimum of 61 credits in the program, which includes a total of 20 courses. Students should also be aware that they are not allowed to use the same course for two different course requirements.

The Liberal Arts Studies Program allows students to alter their curriculum to fit their needs. This way when students decide to transfer into a four-year institution they are able to meet the requirements for the field of their choosing. The Media Communications Options prepares students to transfer into institutions that offer broadcasting degrees.


Students must complete all forms and correct class levels for transfer credits.

Accreditation & Licensing

New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education