Keeping Up with the DMP Majors

Are you interested in films, working with video, audio, and creating digital content for the web? Digital Media Production might just be the major for you. You’ll work at companies like ESPN, and Disney to produce content for their platforms. You could also work in local news stations like at KCCI in Des Moines, Iowa. The possibilities are endless!

Digital Media Production lets you learn a wide variety of skills in the realm of content creation. You’ll learn how to use software like Adobe Photoshop and Premiere Pro, as well as operate professional-grade camera rigs. Drake will make sure that every student has the skills they need to enter the exciting world of Digital Media Production.

Student Testimonials

“Being a Digital Media Production Student is a blast. I get to work on all sorts of different projects, from filming PSAs to editing news footage using digital software.

 -Will Erbes, Digital Media Production Major

“Switching to a Digital Media Production major was the best decision I could’ve made for myself! I’m improving my video editing skills while also learning to work in audio production, photography, and journalism!”

-Logan Kulbersh, Digital Media Production Major

Prime Spot for DMP Students around the country

Located in Des Moines, Iowa, Drake University is located in the heart of the nation. Its central position in the United States makes it only a few hours drive from many major metropolitan areas, including Minneapolis, Chicago, Kansas City, St. Louis, and Omaha. Many students who attend Drake are originally from these cities, so interning is really easy because Drake has so many connections.

Des Moines is a great city to go to school in. When not studying on campus, students can use their Drake ID to take the DART bus to anywhere in the city. Check out the beautiful Des Moines downtown area, or grab a bite to eat at one of our many local restaurants. If nature walks are more your style, Des Moines has plenty of great hiking trails and natural areas to explore. There is no shortage of things to do!

The best part about going to Drake is the small class sizes. Digital Media Production students also get the same opportunities available to Drake Students, so every student gets 1-on-1 time with their professors to ensure that they are getting the most out of their education. Every student at Drake gets the chance to succeed.

Studying Digital Media Production in Des Moines is a great opportunity. There aren’t many other places in the midwest that offer such a great education for students looking to get into the media world.