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Program Overview

Video Production, College Credit Certificate (C.C.C.) – 12 hours (DMVP-CER)

In the Video Production C.C.C., students learn basic digital video production techniques, and desktop video editing, using industry-standard software. They will also learn to create basic graphical elements for incorporation into video. The goal of this program is to prepare students for initial employment as a videographer or video editor or to provide supplemental training for persons previously or currently employed in the field of video production.

After completing this program, students will have a strong knowledge of the skills and equipment needed to produce digital video sequences, enabling them to make an informed choice about their future education and career path.

This college credit certificate is embedded in and can be completed as part of, the Digital Media and Design A.S. program.


Florida Gateway College (Main Campus)

Testing Entrance Requirements

Students must demonstrate competence in reading, math, or language through placement examination or by passing the appropriate reading, math or language courses, if not exempt by state board of education rule 6A-10.0315.


Classes are held Monday through Thursday throughout the day.


  • Tuition: $1,239.84
  • Lab Fees: $80.00
  • Supplies: $100.00
  • Textbooks: $136.00

Careers at a Glance

Starting Salaries

Varies and ranges from $20,000 to $30,000.

In your area, people working in video production make $10 – $15/hr.

Employment Opportunities

Graduates of this certificate program have career opportunities as a videographer/editor or digital video content creator.

By completing this program, students will be equipped with the knowledge and skills necessary to succeed in the field of videography.

Program Details

Admission Requirements

To be officially considered for this program, a student must have a high school diploma or GED certificate, submit an application to FGC, and take a placement exam if not exempt by the state board of education rule 6A-10.0315.

Program Notes
  • Students can start any time, but Fall is preferable to stay in sequence
  • This program offers students:
    • Small class sizes
    • Hands-on activities
    • Industry-grade equipment
Learning Outcomes
  • Students will design and create basic graphical elements that will be incorporated into digital video segments.
  • Students will design and create animations/motion graphics to be used in a variety of media outlets (web, video, etc.).
  • Students will create digital video segments using appropriate techniques that incorporate a clear message for a targeted audience.
Book List & Materials
  • DIG 2300C – Intro to 2D Animation 3 credits (“C” or better)
    • Tradigital Flash- Brooks #9781138012929  
  • DIG 2030C – Fundamentals of Digital Video 3 credits (“C” or better)
    • Adobe Premiere Pro CC Classroom in a Book- Jago #9780136602200 
  • DIG 2000C – Intro to Digital Media 3 credits (“C” or better)
    • Graphic Design CC 2020-Against the Clock #9781946396426  
  • DIG 2109C – Digital Imaging with Photoshop 3 credits (“C” or better)
    • No textbook required.