The Master of Arts in Digital Media—Visual Language and Interactive Media builds on undergraduate knowledge to develop a mature set of conceptual, theoretical, design, and technical skills needed to communicate stories and messages in a single discipline or in an interdisciplinary environment.
This program teaches students about media theory and creative production using an interdisciplinary research framework drawn from a diverse array of academic disciplines such as art, computer science, english, film, folklore, music and psychology. The curriculum provides the theoretical and practical skills necessary to work both in individual and group settings.
The School of Visual Arts and Design faculty have extensive professional and academic experience in areas spanning film, video, multimedia, interactive and web design, human centered interactive design, exhibition and theme park design, simulation and training, game development, broadcast design and motion graphics, animation, visual language, immersive design environments, database design, e-commerce, and educational technology and community development.
For information on general UCF graduate admissions requirements that apply to all prospective students, please visit the Admissions section of the Graduate Catalog.
Applicants must apply online. All requested materials must be submitted by the established deadline.
Graduate students may receive financial assistance through fellowships, assistantships, tuition support, or loans. For more information, see the College of Graduate Studies Funding website, which describes the types of financial assistance available at UCF and provides general guidance in planning your graduate finances. The Financial Information section of the Graduate Catalog is another key resource.