Department of Electronic Media Communication
Capture your creative vision
MTSU's Department of Electronic Media Communication (EMC) blends communication skills, creativity, critical thinking, and new technologies to help students learn how to navigate a world that has evolved beyond the traditional.
The Department's accomplished faculty, both professional and academic, challenges students to become effective communicators and creators of media content.
Students get hands-on experience in stimulating learning environments. Facilities include a 40-foot mobile television production lab, a 3,000 square foot video and film studio, a full complement of high definition production facilities, a robotic virtual TV studio, video editing suites, digital labs equipped with state of the art hardware and software, an animation studio, a student-run TV station, a student-run FM radio station, traditional and digital photography facilities, and more. Our Baldwin Photographic Gallery exhibits the work of some of the world's greatest photographers. Internships with local and national employers provide real-world work experiences.
Our students have the opportunity to elevate their educations through the University's Honors College, experiential learning programs, and post-graduate study.
With our diverse set of programs, we teach student how to conceive, create, and manage media content across virtually every platform.
MTSU's Blue Spark Awards are Tennessee’s only statewide awards dedicated exclusively to excellence in high school media arts. The competition is conducted by the Department of Electronic Media Communication in the College of Media and Entertainment at Middle Tennessee State University.
Categories reflect several of the programs offered in MTSU’s College of Media and Entertainment.
- Non-fiction or documentary film
- Scripted fiction film
- Music video
- Interactive Media
- Newscast compilation
For more information and entry instructions, please visit http://emcmtsu.com/bluesparks/