Film

  • The emphasis in film, available only on the Gulf Park campus, prepares students to work with large and small motion picture production companies, federal or state agency production units or as independent producers, directors or production specialists.
  • The emphasis in media production prepares students to work in advertising and program production in broadcasting and cable television, and with corporations, government agencies and other businesses that utilize video communication.
  • The broadcast journalism program prepares students to enter the challenging and competitive field of radio and television news (traditional and online) as reporters or producers.
  • The Bachelor of Fine Arts in acting is designed for students who are serious about specialization in acting, with an eye toward professional acting or further study at the graduate level.
  • At Southern Miss, student artists in the B.F.A. programs are expected to work with all other students, faculty and staff in a team effort to produce our exciting and demanding season. Our conviction is that everyone must collaborate and learn as many areas of the theatre as possible.
  • At Southern Miss, student artists in the B.F.A. programs are expected to work with all other students, faculty and staff in a team effort to produce our exciting and demanding season. B.F.A. students are expected to take more classes in the specific areas of design and technology and to be more actively engaged in production than their Bachelor of Arts counterparts.