Academic Program Proposal

Date
Proposal
Activated
Institution
and
Proposal
Degree
Awarded
Academic
Program
Name
Objections
Received
Decision
Deadline
MHEC Final
Action
Final
Decision
Date
4/30/2016Howard Community College
Proposal
LDCEntertainment Technology6/29/2016Approved7/22/2016
Entertainment Technology Program Description
The Entertainment Technology (EN-TECH) LDC is a hands-on workforce training program.  The program partners with local businesses and organizations to offer on-the-job training, as well as potential post-graduation employment.  EN-TECH students will train in the application of electrical, lighting, and acoustical theories and designs.  The curriculum for this program meets multimedia communication needs and will provide advance-skilled specialists for this growing field.  Students who complete this program will be able to seek entry-level and more advanced positions as multimedia specialists and gain employment in areas such as universities, school districts, science research centers, conference centers, hotels, concert facilities and other venues with integrated, high-technology communication needs.