Discover What Your Future Looks Like.

We’ve seen tremendous growth in our program since the Colorado Media School first opened in 2001. We’ve outgrown two campuses but continue to call Lakewood home

As new horizons are explored and conquered, the opportunities for trained broadcasting professionals keep expanding. Staff announcers, newscasters, sportscasters, DJ’s, VJ’s, writers, directors and producers – all are needed to staff our expanding industry. We are placing our graduates in hundreds of new traditional and non-traditional jobs.

Hands-On Training

Learn by Doing” is the School’s style. We know that there is no substitute for operating the tools of broadcasting under the direction of broadcast professionals. The classes and studio sessions are run with the same professional informality that is found throughout the broadcast industry.

Click on a field of study to find out what programs are available at Colorado Media School.



Radio & TV Broadcasting

Our 9-month hands-on, real-world technical training gives our students the tools they need to be competitive in todays’ industry. Our core program gives you the opportunity to experience the industry as it is today. Taught by working professionals and guided by experienced career services advisors, students are fully trained and prepared to enter the broadcasting industry with minimal on-the-job training.

Film & Video Production Advanced Certification Program

The Advanced Film and Video Production Program provides contemporary and traditional skills in modern production of digital video content. The program helps the intermediate, or experienced multimedia professional learn more about modern styles and technical skills. The program prepares students for their field with history, pre productions, shooting, and editing skills. This program offers advanced education with the ever changing contemporary techniques of lighting, shooting, and editing.

Media Sales & Marketing Advanced Certification Program

Selling any show or new act can be difficult, and our Media School has the modules you need to learn to market to your target audience Our Web Enhanced Marketing module goes hand in hand with our more standard Use of Content Management Systems course. Our students start learning how to construct a successful sales package from day one in our Media School’s television broadcasting program, giving them a valuable edge over the competition.

Audio Production Advanced Certification program

The Audio Production program provides an entry into the field of studio-based audio recording and production. The course hones the student’s skills in audio editing and engineering, and applies that skill to the in-studio recording environment. Students learn theory of acoustics, electronics, and audio components, and they learn to record, track, mix, and master music within an audio facility. Importantly, students learn the industry standard audio engineering software and practice that software through the courses in the program. The course also provides instruction on the music and broadcasting industries, and the range of professional opportunity as an audio engineer and music business professional.

Sports Broadcasting

Any fledgling sports broadcaster who hopes to succeed at this attractive career needs to understand the intricate ways in which the industry actually works and thinks. There are tricks to this trade, and before you can ever get a foot in the door, you’ll have to learn them. That’s what sports broadcasting schools are all about. The sports broadcasting program will help you acquire the trifecta of factors that every sportscaster needs to possess: talent, enthusiasm, and education.

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A Beautiful Location

The Colorado Media School is located in the heart of the Belmar shopping district not far from downtown Denver. Featuring two internet radio stations, two television studios and audio and video editing stations for our students, someone is always ON-AIR!

Belmar offers more than 80 shops and restaurants, entertainment, events and housing, located just off the corner of Alameda and Wadsworth.

Financial aid is available for those who qualify.

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