MajorCommunication - Electronic Media

Wichita State's Bachelor of Arts (BA) in communication—electronic media emphasis—combines classroom and hands-on learning in digital storytelling techniques. Graduates are well prepared for careers in producing, directing, writing, videography or working in any number of visual platforms.

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Applied learning at Wichita State

At Wichita State, applied learning is everything. In fact, every degree we offer has a guaranteed applied learning or research experience built right into it equipping you with the relevant skills and experience to make you workforce ready before graduation.

Admission to the program

To be admitted to the Fairmount College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, you must first be admitted to Wichita State.

For WSU's admission requirements, and to apply, click the link below.

Inside the Program

Professional media arts facility is a game changer

WSU is home to a brand new, state-of-the-art professional production space – Shocker Studios.

Located in the Harry Street Mall, Shocker Studios is home to the Bachelor of Applied Arts in Media Arts, one of only a handful of degrees in the United States that focus on animation, audio production, game design and filmmaking.

The 35,000-square-foot Shocker Studios includes recording studios, a virtual reality studio, film studios, a motion capture studio, computer labs, design studios and general classrooms.


In addition to taking the communication core courses required for all Elliott School students, you'll learn audio production, studio video production, video storytelling, interactive media, writing and more.

A departmental honors track is also available for this major.


A communication degree from Wichita State combines the classroom knowledge and hands-on learning that opens doors to careers in many fields—from public relations and journalism to editing and education.

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