Career Success

Why Management of Creative Media?

Gain confidence to influence the next big game idea by overseeing the team that produces it. Cast yourself as editor-in- chief of a 21st-century publishing project in all its formats. Or learn what it takes to manage a creative team as you build fundamental graphic design skills. The need for a new breed of manager to fill these exciting roles—and others like them-continues to grow on the business side of the creative arts.

Why Management of Creative Media at Champlain?

This degree program is offered at very few colleges, so a Management of Creative Media bachelor's degree from Champlain College will set you apart in these expanding management fields.

Depending on your area of creative focus, you can intern at a production house, game studio or design agency, or gain experience on campus in the Emergent Media Center or through the Champlain College Publishing Initiative.

You'll have a resume and portfolio to showcase your business acumen and grasp of the creative process, as well as real-world experience ushering creative projects toward expected levels of profitability and commercial success. You will graduate with the management and creative skills to create and execute contemporary media strategy successfully for a wide range of industries or launch your own creative media venture. Equipped with project experience in the creative process along with a sound management education, you'll also have the right credentials and resume to submit an impressive application to a prestigious MFA or MBA program, if you decide to continue your education.

Our Graduates are Ready

In addition to the extensive career-focused programs and support offered College-wide, each of Champlain's career-focused majors features skill-building hands-on learning opportunities and other major-specific programs that help our students create highly marketable resumes. Highlights include:

  • All members of the Management of Creative Media faculty  are professionals in their field, which is an essential factor in our students getting the most cutting-edge education in the field possible. ·         In a variety of classes, Management of Creative Media students get to work with real-life clients: businesses, non-profits and individuals. Students complete projects for people in their field who then use their work on a professional level. It's real experience that students include on their resumes.
  • Students get opportunities to obtain many internships with local companies over the course of their program, which gives them stellar resume listings and recommendations.