Academy of Art University's School of Web Design & New Media
is the intersection between traditional design and new technologies, where creativity meets innovation. Students in the program are knowledgeable, strategic designers and thinkers who create cross-brand and cross-media experiences. They act as the vital bridge between web design and back-end coding. They are nimble interactive, new media and web designers who work spontaneously to meet contemporary design challenges.
Students in the new media & web design
school are creative thinkers who remain relevant because they are taught to adapt and grow with change. Our program is based on the premise that ideas aren't valuable unless they can be executed.
In its depth and breadth, the School of Web Design & New Media is unique among art and web design schools across the nation. Academy of Art University maintains constant alignment with the needs and requirements of the industry. The Web Design & New Media program anticipates new and emerging platforms while instructing students in the aesthetics of design.
Students in the new media and web design school are career-minded creatives who insist on nothing less than the most up-to-date techniques of communication paired with intelligent concept development. They use cutting-edge digital tools to secure positions in areas of expertise such as interaction design, web design, experience design, information architecture, interface design, visual design for print, interactive e-publications and mobile devices as well as for video, audio, motion graphics, interactive information graphics, touch-screen and mobile interaction. We boast a state-of-the-art Usability Lab for testing graduate theses to ensure optimal user experience.
Academy of Art University's new media & web design school is proud of successful alumni working for the most recognizable creative companies in the world. As part of the most highly regarded art university in the nation, the School of Web Design & New Media welcomes you. Join us in this unique opportunity and explore the exciting, challenging, growing world of design for new media.
Students are required to satisfy the following requirements to receive an AA degree:
Major Courses 48 units
* Liberal Arts 18 units
* TOTAL 66 units
* Refer to each major for clarification
A minimum of 6 units must be taken in Art History.