03 Mar HU Opening Arizona Campus; Focus on Digital Media
Huntington University is opening a campus in Peoria, Arizona. It will offer bachelor’s degree programs in Digital Media Arts, with majors in film production, broadcast-fusion media, and graphic design. Classes start with the fall 2016 semester.
The university leased a 30,000 square-foot, three-story building. It will be home to all kinds of high-end toys, including computer labs, private editing suites, film and TV studios, a state-of-the-art TV control room, lighting equipment, high-end cameras.
Students will be prepared for careers in such fields as motion picture production, editing, audio/studio recording, podcasting, broadcast journalism, sports broadcasting, and commercial graphic art.