Our newest CTE program is Television Broadcasting and Production. Now in its second year, this program is one of two in the state of Mississippi, and it boasts a state-of-the-art lab and broadcast studio. Housed on the Quitman High School campus, this program is designed to provide the basic foundation, skills, and knowledge for developing and producing broadcast-quality materials. Students will learn the skills necessary to work in a television and broadcasting production facility. They will acquire basic and advanced writing and video skills and the ability to provide support in all facets of a production studio. The program will provide hands-on experience in the areas of writing , editing, shooting, directing, and producing for commercial-grade broadcasts. TV Broadcast and Production is a 2 year program offering 2 Carnegie Units per year towards graduation. (Source: MS CTE Curriculum Framework)
Students in this program are eligible to participate in the student organization SkillsUSA.