Radio and Television Broadcasting

Radio and Television Broadcasting. An instructional program that describes the methods and techniques used to plan, produce and direct entertainment and informational programs and short subjects in the broadcast media, and that prepares individuals to function as professional announcers, directors and producers. Includes instruction in scheduling; film and tape editing; on- and off-camera/microphone procedures and techniques; sound mixing; studio direction; personnel and facilities management; and broadcast law, policies and code regulations.

Employment Options

Occupation Employment Average Wage
2000 Estimated 2010 Projected Annual
Avg Openings
Mean Entry Experienced
Communications Teachers, Postsecondary 510 630 25 Good no record
Producers and Directors 1,280 1,400 37 Great no record
Film and Video Editors 200 200 5 Caution $19.59 $10.59 $24.09

Schools offering this program in Missouri*

Calvary Bible College
15800 Calvary Rd
Kansas City, MO. 64147-1341
Phone: (816) 322-0110

Central Missouri State University
235 Grinstead
Warrensburg, MO. 64093-5150
Phone: (660) 543-4111

Northwest Missouri State University
800 University Dr
Maryville, MO. 64468-6001
Phone: (660) 562-1363

Southwest Missouri State University
901 S National Ave
Springfield, MO. 65804-0087
Phone: (417) 836-5262

* Data Provided by Missouri Occupational Information Coordinating Committee (MOICC)