Curricular opportunities include our Semester-in-LA program, trips to SXSW for networking, the Gladden House stage at Nelsonville Music Festival, and countless media-related student organizations.
Welcome to the School of Media
The School of Media Arts & Studies prepares well-rounded, proactive individuals to think critically, act creatively, and practice ethically in a global media society. Students have exceptional opportunities to focus in an area of specific interest while also taking advantage of a broad-based, liberal arts curriculum that enhances long-term success. The School also provides several media-related student organizations and we strongly encourage participation in internships. These opportunities lead to important connections that foster career advancement. Read More About Our school
Beyond the Classroom
Immersive Industry Experience
Internships & Practicums
Students can gain professional experience with off-campus media organizations.
Join an Organization
We have a variety of organizations and opportunities for students to gain practical "real world" experience outside of the class room.
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2021-22 IMG/Miss Universe interns announcedApril 14, 2021
Four Scripps students have been selected for full-time, paid internships with IMG/Endeavor at Miss Universe, focusing on social media/PR and web/video production.Read More
MDIA alumnus gains new role, helps spread message of inclusion at NAACPApril 13, 2021
Recently been named Senior Vice President of the Hollywood Bureau for the NAACP, Kyle Bowser, BSC ’80, will promote diversity, inclusion and equity by lobbying the entertainment industry and by building a bridge between the artistic communities and the institutions that monetize their talent.Read More
A MDIA alumna's career in post-productionApril 9, 2021
Anna Livingston, Associate Post-Supervisor at Lucasfilms and 2012 MDIA alumna, shares her experience working in post-production.Read More
Four OHIO virtual reality cinematography projects featured in global festivals, win multiple awardsApril 7, 2021
Four cinematic virtual reality (cine-VR) projects produced by Ohio University undergraduate and graduate students are gaining national and global recognition in festivals.Read More