About the Entertainment Technology Program
Get Your Foot in the Door with a Career in Entertainment Technology
Entertainment technology is a dynamic, in-demand career field with many options for specialization across film, television, radio, music and performing arts, production and post-production, animation, visual effects, and game development. At Santa Monica College, we’ve designed our curriculum to meet the changing needs of the entertainment industry. We provide you with the education, training, tools, and techniques required to be successful in media.
The entertainment technology program is robust and fast-paced. We bring industry-leading faculty to the classroom to support you over the course of your program. You will gain hands-on experience working in real-world environments to take your projects from concept to production. You will walk away with a professional portfolio and may participate in internships with industry partners when available. Job roles include broadcast technician, sound engineer, audio/visual technician, special effects technician, lighting designer, production manager and more.
With on-campus and fully online program options, SMC offers a format that works for you.
Find the path that fits your personal needs and professional goals: