School of Business and Applied Arts

Truax D3631
1701 Wright Street
Madison WI 53704

Office Hours:
Monday - Friday: 8 a.m - 4:30 p.m. 

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

Explore financial aid eligibility for this program.

All courses for this program are offered only in person.


To Apply

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

  • Review the admission checklist to learn how to apply to a program or certificate at Madison College.
  • Attend an Academic Information Session to get started in the admission process.
  • Visit MATC to learn more about the Madison College experience including campus tours and program open houses.

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.


Prospective program students, the information below reflects the basic requirements for students admitted for the 2018-2019 academic year. To learn more about Madison College, visit us.

Current program students (including newly admitted), go directly to your Degree Progress Report (also referred to as an Advising Report or Academic Requirements) to view:

  • Progress toward your specific requirements
  • Alternative (in lieu of) courses to meet specific requirements

If you have questions after reviewing your report, please see Advising Services.

First Semester

Second Semester


Additional Required Course (see below)

2 credits

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