BS in Digital Communications and Media (STEM)

BS in Digital Communications & Media

BS in Digital Communications & Media

The BS in Digital Communications and Media addresses the demand for professionals in the converging and fast-changing media environment.

Through your courses, you will develop artistic, academic, professional, and technical proficiency in digital media. You will learn how to develop compelling visual concepts and execute them professionally and build a visual vocabulary and fluency in the terminology and conceptual processes of traditional and digital media. You also will discuss the cultural and social impact and responsibility of mass communication and build toward the demonstration of a holistic understanding of contemporary media.

Graduates of this program secure positions at television networks, animation and film production companies, Web and game studios, and in-house media departments, or start their own companies. Others earn graduate degrees in animation, interactive design, media law, and media management.

Curriculum Requirements Overview Credits
Core Curriculum 32-34
Liberal Arts Electives 16
Required Media Courses 16
Required Digital Communications and Media Courses 28
Concentration Courses 16
Electives in Digital Communications and Media 16
Graduation Project 4
Total Required Credits 128-130


Course Locations: Daytime classes are held at the NYU Midtown Center, evening and Saturday classes are held mainly in the Washington Square area, while others may be held at 7 East 12th Street, downtown at the Woolworth Building, and online.

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