The Television and Radio Program offers instruction in Live Television, Video and Radio Production and Operations, with certificate programs in Video Production, TV Operations, Video Post-Production, Radio Production, Broadcast Journalism, and more. Coveted television and radio industry internships are available for advanced students, helping to insure student success. The diversified curriculum also offers courses in script writing, performance, video and audio editing, and music recording.


Certificate Programs in Television and Radio

Certificate of Achievement

A Certificate of Achievement is awarded upon completion of all required courses with a grade of C or better.

Occupational Skills Certificate

An Occupational Skills Certificate is awarded upon completion of all required courses with a grade of C or better.


Student Opportunities

Lancer Radio Network

Lancer Radio Network

Work with Lancer Radio Network, PCC’s own award-winning student-operated radio station. All radio courses and curriculum take place in Lancer Radio Network studios, our state-of-the-art, digital on-air radio studio.

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HD Television Studio

HD Television Studio

Over 100 student Television productions are produced each year by television production and operations students. Students are given the opportunity to utilize PCC’s state-of-the-art facilities and 3-HD Camera set up. Advanced students are also given the opportunity to produce, shoot and edit content for PCC’s live show, PCC One.

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SIMBA

Welcome to Students in Media & Broadcasting Association (SIMBA). ​We're a student club at Pasadena City College comprised of students and faculty working together to practice digital multimedia production.

Our goal is to guide and mentor students acquiring skills in film, television, and radio production as they pursue college certificates. We share information, resources, and experiences in the media industry, recommend courses offered at Pasadena City College, provide hands-on experience in production skills, and provide networking opportunities for potential careers in the creative industries.

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SMPTE

The PCC Society of Motion Picture & Television Engineers (SMPTE)  Chapter provides PCC students with the opportunity to meet industry leaders and professionals, and to interact outside of the classroom with other students and faculty who have an interest in the motion imaging industry.  

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