School of Business and Applied Arts

Truax D3631
1701 Wright Street
Madison WI 53704

CALL: (608) 246-6003 ext. 8
FAX: (608) 243-4754

Video Production


Program number: 902061CERT


The Video Production certificate at Madison College is geared toward professionals who have an Associate of Applied Arts Degree in Photography, Graphic Design or Visual Communications, or a degree in art/design/photography/journalism from another accredited college or university, or comparable work experience.

Through coursework, you will create video communication products featuring advanced-level production techniques in lighting, shooting, sound and editing.

Examples include: 

  • Video testimonials 
  • News features
  • Documentaries 
  • Video documentation of industrial and scientific processes 
  • Narrative storytelling.

You will acquire knowledge about specific tools of video production and communication strategies that take advantage of video's audience-engaging capabilities.

Program Details

Students in MATC's Video Production certificate can attend full or part time.

Video Production certificate classes may be offered at these Madison College campuses:

  • Madison - Truax

This program is not offered online.


To Apply

View the admission requirements for application deadlines, materials, and requirements.

After Acceptance

Once you are admitted into your program, review the Start of Semester Checklist to prepare for your first day of classes at MATC. 


Contact the Enrollment Center at or (608) 246-6210.


The courses listed below outline the requirements for completion for students officially admitted in the 2016-2017 academic year. Requirements for completion may vary depending on the semester in which a student is admitted or may be completed by other equivalent courses. Current/continuing students should consult their Academic Requirements report available through their student account for specific requirements and equivalent courses.

First Semester
Second Semester


Selective (see below)

2 credits