Graduates of the Motion Picture/Television program find employment in a variety of areas. From camera operators to animators, writers to editors, directors to audio technicians, freelance producers to production team members, students with the expertise the program offers find fulfilling employment at the entry-level of the business of media creation. Advancement in the field is usually based on both area-specific skills and a broad-based background.
To access a wider variety of job opportunities, some students choose to continue their education with a bachelor's degree. The Motion Picture/Television program has transfer agreements with Columbia College Chicago and DePaul University, allowing students to begin at College of DuPage and finish at Columbia or DePaul.
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Glenn Glinke, Program Specialist
McAninch Arts Center (MAC), Room 170, (630) 942-2892
Jennifer Piehl, Television
McAninch Arts Center (MAC), Room 172A, (630) 942-2109
John Rangel, Film/Video
McAninch Arts Center (MAC), Room171, (630) 942-2910
Tony Venezia, Animation
McAninch Arts Center (MAC), Room 159A, (630) 942-2020
MPTV Lab Office
McAninch Arts Center (MAC), Room 173
Hours: Monday through Thursday, 8 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Friday, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Saturday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Liberal Arts Division
Berg Instructional Center (BIC), Room 2616, (630) 942-2047