Arts, Digital Media & Communications

Arts, Digital Media & Communications


Take the stage or go behind the scenes! ACC’s Drama Program gives you the opportunity explore every part of the theatrical craft and to work with theater professionals in college productions. You’ll prepare to transfer to a theater program at a four-year college, with training in voice, movement, auditioning, stage craft, arts administration, and more.

Job Titles & Career Information

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  • Costume Attendants

    Select, fit, and take care of costumes for cast members, and aid entertainers. May assist with multiple costume changes during performances.

    Hourly Wage: $23.65

    Currently Employed: 46


    46 people are employed as Costume Attendants. This number is expected to increase by 10.87% over the next four years.

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  • Makeup Artists, Theatrical and Performance

    Apply makeup to performers to reflect period, setting, and situation of their role.

    Hourly Wage: $25.11

    Currently Employed: 35


    35 people are employed as Makeup Artists, Theatrical and Performance. This number is expected to increase by 11.43% over the next four years.

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  • Producers

    Plan and coordinate various aspects of radio, television, stage, or motion picture production, such as selecting script, coordinating writing, directing and editing, and arranging financing.

    Hourly Wage: $23.17

    Currently Employed: 1875


    1875 people are employed as Producers. This number is expected to increase by 8.27% over the next four years.

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Data analysis of traditional and real-time labor market information (LMI) provided in collaboration with Emsi (Economic Modeling Specialists International), a CareerBuilder company.

Program Map

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Awards in This Program

Associate of Arts

  • Drama

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ACC offers a variety of degree and certificate options to get you ready for the next step in your academic and career journey. Choosing the right award path is an important first step to reach your goals.