Graduates should possess the essential skills of filmmaking: visual and audio design, writing, directing, editing, and the mechanics of picture and sound acquisition
Graduates of this Bachelor of Science program should be qualified to pursue advanced degrees or careers as creative and technical team members as well as independent producers of media. The DFM program will position itself to benefit from the technological, economic, and demographic realities of the region and the world beyond, and prepare its graduates for both immediate career challenges and those on the foreseeable horizon. Technical, discipline-specific study is combined with a broad background in fine arts and liberal arts to produce fully informed professionals who can make judgments based on a wealth of technical and aesthetic knowledge and experience. The DFM program nurtures and develops individual gifts while assuring that each graduate is fully prepared for all aspects of professional life.