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Program Overview

Creative Media Production (CMP) majors use Gaylord College’s state-of-the-art facilities in a program ranked first in the state and second in the nation to become professional storytellers through hands-on learning and real-world experiences.

A major in CMP is ideal for the student interested in using sight, sound, motion, and words to tell informative, persuasive or entertaining stories and who wants to pursue careers in media industries such as film, corporate production, radio or television. The critical thinking, analysis, and research skills also prepares students for postgraduate studies. 

Gaylord Creative Media Production Contacts

Josh Kahoe, Academic Adviser

Josh Kahoe
(405) 325-5199

Dr. Ralph Beliveau, CMP Area Head
(405) 325-4169

Skills Gained

  • Field and location lighting              
  • Studio lighting
  • Camera and grip operation
  • Sound recording
  • Field mixing
  • Boom recording
  • Sound mixing
  • Scoring and effects
  • Color correction and grading
  • Proficiency in key software, such as Adobe Premiere Pro and post production technology
  • Critical and analytical thinking
  • Information synthesis
  • Problem solving
  • Written and verbal communication
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Team work and collaboration
  • Time and project management

Degree Requirements

A maximum of 50 hours of JMC courses will be counted in the 124 hours required for graduation. At least 80 hours must be completed outside of Gaylord College. 

  • 1013 Introduction to Mass Communication
  • 2033 Writing for Mass Media
  • 4813 Mass Communication Law
  • Completion of a Minor (15-21 hours) outside of Gaylord College
  • 2623 Electronic Media Writing
  • 2644 Introduction to Video Production
  • 2683 Survey of Electronic Media
  • 3613 Electronic Field Production
  • 4653 Issues & Ethics in Electronic Media (Capstone)
  • Students take three courses (nine to 10 hours)
  • Audio Production
  • Corporate Commercia Media and Design
  • Documentary Production
  • Electronic Film Making
  • Interactive Multimedia Graphics
  • Video Production
  • Writing
  • Three hours of JMC 3011 with two repeats