Film & Media Production

With a degree in media communications from Taylor, you will gain skills and experiences to help you pursue careers in a variety of fields. If you don't see a career field you're interested in, contact our faculty. They'd love to chat with you!

Film and media production careers

Taylor’s film and media production graduates enter careers in all types of environments, including big-name Hollywood production companies, non-profit organizations, ministry organizations, and more. Here are just a few examples:

  • Adjunct professor at USC Film School
  • Corporate Communication at Warner Brothers Entertainment
  • Creative Design Associate at Walt Disney Imagineering
  • Creative Services Producer at WTVR-TV
  • Digital Imaging Technician for the TV show Nashville
  • Founder/social entrepreneur - Film School Africa
  • Freelance editor for TLC in NYC, formerly with National Geographic
  • Media Associate, Northeast Christian Church, Louisville
  • Producer/designer, The Crescent Project, Indianapolis
  • Producer/editor, The Boaz Project
  • Senior Producer, HBO Sports, NYC
  • Senior Vice President, AMC Networks, NYC
  • Sports Broadcaster/On-camera Talent, ESPN
  • Sundance-winning filmmaker & Writers' Guild Arbitration specialist

Film graduates have worked on films such as Lincoln, Valentine’s Day, October Baby, New Year's Eve, Sound City, 2013 Sundance-winner Fruitvale Station, Jobs, In a World, Refuge, The Interview, and Identity Thief.

Journalism/media writing and public relations careers

Our journalism and public relations graduates have pursued a variety of careers including:

  • Communication Specialist at Community Hospital in Anderson, Ind.
  • Director of Marketing & Communications at Healing Waters International in Colorado
  • Executive VP and General Manager at Edelman PR Agency in Dallas
  • Freelance writing and PR consultant
  • Media Relations Specialist at Indiana Economic Development Corporation
  • Content Writer, Web Designer, and Social Media Director for One-Way Ministries
  • Press Secretary at the Indiana State House
  • Publisher’s Assistant at Georgetown Media Group in Washington D.C.
  • Senior Account Executive at Weber Shandwick in Chicago
  • State Capital Reporter at The Cincinnati Enquirer

Web communication careers

Web communication graduates have pursued the following careers:

  • Consultant at CITYTECH Inc. in Chicago
  • Entrepreneur/Web Developer at Reamplify Design, Lithuania
  • Product Support Engineer Perceptive Software in Kansas

Graduate schools

Our media communication graduates have also pursued graduate school to further their education in their desired field. A few examples include:

  • American Film Institute Directing Program
  • Anderson University
  • Ball State University
  • Drake University Law School
  • Florida State University Film School
  • Fuller Theological Seminary
  • Northwestern University 
  • Notre Dame University
  • Ohio State University
  • Regent University
  • Taylor University
  • UCLA Screenwriting Program
  • University of Michigan
  • University of Southern California Film School