Why earn a certificate in digital news production?

Application Deadline
Aug. 1


The modern news industry has gone digital and our Digital News Production Certificate will teach you the skills you need, including:

  • Writing fundamentals in the online world
  • Digital imaging
  • Online content creation 
  • Social media
  • Online reporting

When completing this certificate, you'll be able to effectively use the state-of-the-art digital technologies in the news industry, which will aid you in working as part of a news organization or in running your own business.

Digital News Production at UND

  • Can be completed on-campus or online.

  • Teaches skills applicable to numerous workplace situations.

  • Learn to successfully traverse the modern news industry through writing, digital imaging, online content creation and online reporting.

  • Can be paired with any major.

Careers in Digital News Production


2019 median pay for film and video editors, camera operators

U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics


Projected job growth in the industry

U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics

A certificate in Digital News Production demonstrates your ability to:

  • Effectively navigate the modern news industry
  • Work with state-of-art technology
  • Anticipate trends in the digital news industry

A Digital News Production Certificate is an excellent pairing for students seeking Communication and Psychology degrees. It also adds a competitive edge to careers in business, political science, public relations/advertising and more.

 Digital News Production Courses

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