Curricular opportunities include several exclusive industry experiences, including our Semester-in-LA program, the OHIO South by Southwest course, the Bonnaroo Music Industry Masterclass and countless media-related student organizations.
School of Media Arts & Studies
One of the nation's top 50 U.S. media programs
(source: Broadcast Education Association rankings)
The School of Media Arts & Studies (MDIA) prepares well-rounded individuals to think critically, act creatively and practice ethically in a fast-changing global media society. Students have exceptional immersive opportunities to focus on a specific area of interest while also taking advantage of a broad-based, liberal arts curriculum that enhances long-term success. Media Arts & Studies students are also strongly encouraged to get involved with several related student organizations and internships to set them up for success with real, applicable experiences. Read More About Our school
Beyond the Classroom
Immersive Industry Experiences
Internships & Practicums
Get resume-ready professional experience with off-campus opportunities and organizations that will give you that crucial edge when applying for jobs and internships.
Join an Organization
In our student-run clubs and organizations, you'll gain practical, real-world experience outside the classroom and expand your peer network.
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Get Professional Media Experience
2022 Music Industry Summit
This year's summit featured a performance and keynote conversation with CAAMP, a Q&A with Michelle Zauner of Japanese Breakfast, interviews and panels with sound engineers, tour managers, festival producers and much more.
MPRI students learn how to mix music with seven-time Grammy winner Michael BrauerJuly 13, 2022
Seven-time Grammy award-winning mix engineer Michael Brauer came to Ohio University to teach Music Production and Recording Industry students how to employ some of his signature studio magic through aRead More
Scripps senior lands three internships participating in OHIO in LA programJuly 08, 2022
Senior journalism student Taylor Mondragon secures three internships taking part in the OHIO in LA program.Read More
Former OHIO and WOUB student Doug Drew establishes fund to support professional development for current WOUB studentsMay 02, 2022
Former OHIO and WOUB student Doug Drew is paying his WOUB experience forward with a $125,000 gift commitment to establish an endowment and provide immediate-use funding to help current WOUB students.Read More