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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Jennifer Piehl, Television
McAninch Arts Center (MAC), Room 171, (630) 942-2109
John Rangel, Film/Video
McAninch Arts Center (MAC), Room 170, (630) 942-2910
Tony Venezia, Animation
McAninch Arts Center (MAC), Room 295, (630) 942-2020
Glenn Glinke, Program Support Specialist
McAninch Arts Center (MAC), Room 169, (630) 942-2892
Arts, Communication, and Hospitality Division
Charles Boone, Dean
McAninch Arts Center (MAC), Room 219, (630) 942-2048
MPTV Lab Office
McAninch Arts Center (MAC), Room 173 , (630) 942-2162
Monday through Thursday, 8 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Friday, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.