The Digital Media Technologies program at ESU immerses students in the media business
and its creative technologies.
Students use today’s creative media technologies to learn how to tell stories and
prepare for dynamic media careers. ESU offers a very hands-on program that allows
students to experience many aspects of media, from video and TV production to web
design, photography, digital graphics, social and interactive media, and new courses
and content in esports and virtual reality.
The undergraduate programs provide our students with a wide range of production and
creative skills, in multiple subject areas to prepare them with hands on access to
the technology they need to become the professionals and leaders in creative media
These software packages are taught on both Windows and Apple computers. We prepare
our students to meet the challenges of tomorrow's media industries.
Near the end of their time in DMT, our students create digital portfolios and production
reels that showcase their talents and competence in a variety of digital media.
Our Digital Media Technologies students learn a variety of skills from access and
A fully upgraded 4K TV studio
A full audio recording studio with instruments
PC and Mac video editing labs and an advanced computer lab for production work and
Advanced multimedia and computer classrooms
ESU Digital and Media Technologies alumni are in the TV industry, video production,
post-production, photography, web design, digital graphics, education and training,
business, digital marketing, social media, interactive media, film industry, sound
recording, radio stations, and various forms of media and content creation.
Internships and Research Opportunities
We place ESU students in internships at a wide range of digital media opportunities
in the industry, including television and radio facilities, production studios, content
creators, editors, animators, digital service providers, and photograhers.
Examples of some of the companies our students have had internships with:
Professional Licensure Disclosures and Distance Learning State Authorization: Applicants
who are applying to programs that may lead to licensure in states other than Pennsylvania
must be aware of the various state professional licensure requirements. Please see
ESU's professional licensure disclosures, Evaluation of Conduct Record, and check licensure requirements by occupation and state at CareerOneStop.
For more information regarding the programs offered in the Digital Media Technologies
department, please contact the Department Chair Dr. Richard Otto