Associate of Science in Digital Media

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Every business wants to make customers aware of its product or service. Every ministry wants to make people aware of how it can help enhance their spiritual walk. Both must embrace the use of digital media to get their message out to those who should hear it. The Associate of Science (AS) in Digital Media will equip you with specialized knowledge in communications and media skills. This major will help you put practical skills in Web design, photography, videography, and desktop publishing into practice. You will leave Maranatha with a well-rounded education and a marketable skill set.

Would you rather have a bachelor’s degree? Great! Begin your AS now and transfer your credits to Maranatha’s degree completion program when you are ready.

Contact us today for a free consultation at (920) 206-2323 or online@mbu.edu.

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Admissions Process

  • Be at least 23 years of age except for military personnel.
  • Submit a free application to enroll in the program.
  • If you are transferring coursework, have official transcripts sent directly from your previous institution to Maranatha.

Academic Requirements

  • Complete a minimum of 64 hours with a cumulative GPA of 2.0.
  • Complete a minimum of 15 hours from Maranatha, earning at least 6 of the last 12 hours from Maranatha.
  • Earn a minimum of C- in major courses.

Financial Aid

  • All students interested in financial aid must complete a FAFSA application, using the code 016394 for Maranatha. Qualified students who have not completed an undergraduate degree may have grant options available.
  • Students must. . .
    • Complete the Maranatha Online admissions process.
    • Be financially eligible per federal determination.

The amount of the award is determined by the federal government, and certain types of financial aid require a minimum number of credit hours to be taken per semester.

Required Courses

Course NameCredits
Required Digital Media Courses
Introduction to Online Communications3
Visual Communications3
Digital Imaging3
Digital Media Electives (choose 9 credits)
Elements of Photography3
Principles of Video Production 13
Principles of Video Production 23
Website Design 13
Website Design 23
Photojournalism3
Desktop Publishing3
Oral Communication for the Professions2
Biblical Studies Core
Old Testament Survey3
New Testament Survey3
Baptist Heritage3
Christian Life & Leadership3
Modern Creationary Thought3
Liberal Arts Core
Fundamentals of Public Speaking2
English Composition 13
English Composition 23
Literature Elective3
Music Appreciation2
The Modern World3
US History 1 or US History 23
Math or Science Elective3
Open Electives9
Total Required64