Our F.I.R.S.T. Institute alumni have gone on to shape the Digital Media industry across the nation! Congratulations on becoming a part of this prestigious group. Education does not stop here, however. Check out the resources we have provided for you below. As a F.I.R.S.T. alum, take the time to stay current with industry news, sign up for relevant job sites, and become a part of associations related to your field. Also as a professional in the industry, we recommend checking out different conferences and festivals in Florida and across the country. Network, network, network!

Document Request Form

Students can request transcripts and diplomas through this form.
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Industry News and Professional Development Sites

Sign up and keep up with industry trends on these news sites! Read up on industry know-hows or learn who is on the top of the charts for movies, music, and design. Further yourself professionally and educate yourself!

                     

                           

 

Associations and Memberships

Stay active in your industry by signing up for associations and becoming a member. This is the best way to get your foot in the door in the industry and expand your professional network. There are local Orlando chapters for many associations as well as chapters across the country, so wherever your post-grad life takes you… you can always stay connected!

                 

                   

Job Sites

Sign up for these job sites and make your own account! Be sure to input your resume and include a professional headshot on your profile. Actively seek out job opportunities and companies that interest you. Even connect with employers on LinkedIn to spark their interest in your many talents!

              

           

Conferences and Festivals

Attending conferences, festivals, and meetings in your field will give you the best exposure to the happenings in the industry. Learn and become inspired by other digital media professionals like yourself, and network along the way to build your professional image!

Digital Filmmaking & Video Production

Check out our recent F.I.R.S.T. Institute graduation pictures on our FlickR account here.

Grad Success Stories

We are so proud of all our graduates! Take a look at our grad success stories on our Spotlights tab. See how our graduates made the journey from enrolled student to industry professional, and what they took advantage of while at F.I.R.S.T. Institute. Some went from intern to paid employee, and some had a curved path to get to their goal, but inspiration is apparent in both… so check it out!

Alumni Events

Check our F.I.R.S.T. Institute calendar to see alumni events that we host during the year. Network with other students and see what your fellow classmates are up to in their post-grad lives!

LinkedIn is your best friend! Utilize this great networking site to connect with fellow F.I.R.S.T. Institute alumni and further your professional career.

Contact Career Development

Contact Career Development at careerdevelopment@first.edu or (407) 316-8310 ext. 1112. Our Career Development advisors are here to help you search, apply, and interview for jobs. Whether you need your resume perfected or need help with interviewing techniques, make an appointment with them to realize your full potential. They also have job opportunities they can tell you about to further your job search.