Great Plains Technology Center

Video Producer

Student with smile holding video camera.

Who can attend?


  High School

You will learn to:

  • Develop, produce and deliver unique video and audio projects for TV and commercial broadcasts
  • Work individually and in teams to create dynamic films, news packages, music videos, and commercials to exceed client expectations
  • Showcase your artistic talents using professional audio/visual equipment and editing software

See Course of Study (PDF)


Lawton - Main Campus


This program prepares students for careers in planning and coordinating various aspects of video production. In this program, students learn fundamental skills in image creation for video, print, and web publishing including digital photography and animation. They become familiar with professional audio editing software used to edit, mix and produce quality sound effects and acquire advanced skills in video editing and production. Students gain skills required for Adobe Certified Associate industry certifications. (The following are optional courses that may be added to this program: 1) Advanced Design Techniques, 2) Digital Editing & Production Photography, and 3) Advanced Digital Media Production).

Employment Options

The following list is associated with the approved SOC (Standard Occupational Classification) for this program and does not necessarily represent immediate opportunities; additional training may be required for some options listed.

Video Editor, Video Production Assistant, Camera Operator for Television, Video, and Motion Picture – Approximate Pay Potential: $18-33 per hour. (O*NET source:

Cost of Attendance Summary 

Secondary (High School) Students

  • Tuition: Free
  • Misc. Expenses: $85.00

Post-secondary (Adult) Students

  • Tuition: $2,500.00
  • Misc. Expenses: $85.00

Scheduling Information

Class Meets: Monday - Friday
AM Session: 8:00 am-11:00am 
PM Session: 11:50am-2:50pm
1000 hours - 9 months to complete


Financial Aid and Scholarships

This program is approved for scholarships and Veteran's Education Benefits for those who qualify. (See Financial Aid)

Certification Outcomes:


  • Certiport: Adobe Certified Associate: Video Communications Using Adobe Premiere 
  • Adobe Certified Expert: After Effects
  • Adobe Certified Expert: Premiere
  • ODCTE: Editor
  • ODCTE: Producer
  • ODCTE: Production Assistant

Applying for this Program

Dan E. Tibbs
Video Production Instructor


Great Plains Technology Center
4500 SW Lee Blvd.
Lawton, OK 73505

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