Have you always dreamed of being behind the camera but don’t know where to begin? Would you like to train for a dynamic and creative career in the media arts?

Skilled video technicians are in high demand in the video production, television broadcast and film industries. North Lake College’s unique program in Video Technology trains you for this rapidly expanding career field.

Video Technology At-A-Glance


What Can I Earn?

These rates are entry hourly wages for the following Video Technology jobs in the Dallas-Fort Worth area.

1 This job may require a bachelor's degree or higher.
Please review current job openings and contact your advisor to review your options.

All data gathered for Dallas/Fort Worth.
Source: DCCCD Labor Market Intelligence

Our associate degree program provides a comprehensive foundation to enter the video production or television broadcast arena, including:

  • Mastering equipment used in the video and film industries
  • The complete production process, from concept to script to production and post-production
  • Television production
  • Nonlinear video editing
  • Computer graphics
  • Scriptwriting
  • Business aspects of the video industry
  • Broadcast engineering
  • Lighting
  • Audio and radio production

Why is This a Good Career Bet?

CareerOneStop, sponsored by the U.S. Department of Labor, projects job growth increase of 30% for video and film editors; 21% for audio and video equipment technicians; and 17% for sound engineering technicians through 2024 in Texas. 

Located in the heart of Irving and Las Colinas, North Lake College is close to a number of companies in the video and film industry with numerous internship and job opportunities. Students participate in single camera film style and live multi-camera studio and remote productions, individual and group productions, and learn in the classroom and through on-the-job training.  

See more about careers in Video Technology 

Qualified professionals can find work in the broadcast, corporate, institutional and entrepreneurial sectors. Get answers to your questions with the North Lake Video Technology program FAQs.

Video Technology Degree and Certificate Options

North Lake College

The Video Technology program is offered exclusively at North Lake College among colleges of DCCCD.

See degrees and certificates in Video Technology.

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