Media Production Certificate

Training Program

Credential(s) Offered

Community college certification, Employment, Measurable skills gain

Method of Delivery

Hybrid or blended

When offered

Daytime Hours, Evening Hours

Instructional Program (CIP)

Film/Cinema/Video Studies. 500601


Course Objective: Film & Media Arts Production Certificate

Description: The Film & Media Production Certificate provides hands-on training for producing well-crafted, engaging content across all platforms including film, television, and social media channels.

Competencies to be achieved: Upon successful completion of the Production Certificate program, the learner will be able to:

  1. Exhibit a working knowledge of filmmaking equipment. (FMA 100, 102, 105, 107, 113, 117, 138, 139, THR 161)

  2. Produce content with motion graphics and animation. (FMA 100, 105, 107, 113, 138)

  3. Write, produce, and edit a short media production. (FMA 102, 103, 105, 107, 110, 117, 134, 138)

  4. Utilize team building techniques. (FMA 100, 102, 105, 107, 113, 116, 117, 138, 139, THR 161)

  5. Exhibit a working knowledge of the business of content creation. (FMA 110, 116, 134)

Total Cost of Program (include all costs to student including testing, licensure):

Tuition 36 credits x $1.22=  : $4,392.00       Books: $ 1,000.00      Supplies: $ 1,650.00       Cost: $7,042.00

Provide a list of all books required for the program (even if cost of books is included in tuition):

  • Save the Cat

  • Craft Services/meals for student production

  • Adobe Suite Access $19.99 per month for 5 months

  • Other books as assigned by faculty each semester

Provide a list of all supplies required for the program (even if costs are included in tuition):

  • Personal Laptop $1500

  • 512 Gog solid state hard drive

WIOA Contact for Enrollment Status /Credential Verification:

Name: Shiela Jerrell


Phone number: (928) 776-2170

Direct Website link to the program:

Additional information:

  • Background check requirements for licensing and background restrictions for working in the occupation:

        May be required for working on some areas of the pathway, but

        not for the Training

  • Other requirements needed: NA

Refund Policy (provide a summary if Refund policy is not listed on school website):

Credentials: (The following questions must be answered along with a supporting explanation for each)

  • Industry Recognized: (Developed and offered by, or endorsed by a nationally recognized industry association or organization representing a sizeable portion of the industry sector)

         Yes or No: Hands on training will help them gain employment, but            its not a national certificate

Nationally Recognized Industry Association or Organization:

  • Stackable: (Part of a sequence of credentials)

Yes or No: Yes

Career Pathway: Film and Media Art Associate Degree

  • Portable: (Recognized in other geographical areas; by other educational institutions; or by other industries/companies)

           Yes or No (Explain): Yes, certificate goes with the student

Accredited Curriculum: (This is referring to the course being accredited, not the test or school)

Yes or No: Yes

 Accrediting Agency and link to website:

Credential Attainment Rate: Percentage of students in the last 24 months who obtained a postsecondary credential, or secondary school diploma or its recognized equivalent, during participation or within one year after exit from the training program. New Program no attainment rate


Program Length (Weeks)




Entrance Requirements



Yavapai College

WIOA Approved Program


Curriculum Competency Based


Training Location(s)

Prescott & Verde Campus

Local WIB

12 - Yavapai County Less

Name of Credential

Media Production Certificate

Type of financial aid offered or have access to


Refund Policy

Is the proposed curriculum currently certified by an accrediting agency or similar national standardization program?

Yes -

Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for women?


Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for men?


Cost Items

Books (Estimated)


In-State/District Tuition


Other Fees

$1,650.00 Supplies - see synopsis

Total In-State Program Cost


Demand Occupation(s)

27-4032.00Film and Video Editors
$15.81 per hour

Provider Status



1100 E Sheldon, Prescott, Arizona 86301

Phone Number

(928) 776-2170

Web Address

Last Updated

Jan 25, 2022


Nov 05, 2019