Digital Media Design Degree Information
Change How People Communicate Every Day
The World Wide Web of today, like television in the 1950s, is in its infancy. The
web is evolving and showing us what it can do at its best - sharing ideas, telling
stories, entertaining, building communities, expanding empathy and bringing us together.
Like television, the web is a delivery platform for content of endless variety and
type. With the Digital Media Design major, you will be well-prepared for creating, editing and managing professional visual,
written and audio web content for business, education, news outlets, the arts and
You will gain core knowledge in digital design and delivery, work collaboratively with fellow students to research and present media concepts, and use current technology to create professional websites.
Graduates with this major can continue study in the fields of Design Innovation, Digital
Content Management, Digital Marketing and Data Analytics, Graphic and Web Design,
and Media Design.
A major is offered.
|Pierce Media Group|
Write, edit, and print your own piece in the Pierce Arrow, a student-run newspaper
that reports on campus and community issues and events.
Work with Politics FitzU to cover political news using social media as well as other
forms of media.
Alumni Success Stories
Dan Desrochers '08, is Foxwoods' online voice. As social & mobile media manager, Dan
manages Foxwoods' online community via Facebook, Twitter, and other social media outlets.
Dan Desrochers '08
Social and Mobile Media Manager
Sample Career Opportunities
With this degree, you can pursue careers as diverse as:
- Art Director
- Creative Supervisor
- Digital Audio/Podcast Producer
- Digital Content and Design Manager
- Digital Media Designer
- Digital Marketing Manager
- Graphic/Visual Designer
- Interface/UX Designer
- Media Strategist
- Social Media, Access & Web Specialist
- Social Media Manager
- Web Content Specialist/Manager
- Web Designer
- Web Developer
This major will be a good fit if you have or want to develop:
- Digital branding and storytelling skills
- Strong sense of visual, web and mobile design
- Professional networking strategies
- Excellence in writing, proofreading and editing
Our dedicated faculty are at the heart of providing academic instruction and a Pierce
education. Learn more about our knowledgeable faculty and their areas of study.
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