Emerging Media/Digital Arts, Minor
One eye on the studio, one eye on the world.
This minor is intended to give students majoring in other disciplines an understanding of the primary functions within the digital realm. A minor in EMDA plays well with other majors such as Art, Communication, Creative Writing, Marketing, and Computer Science. Students going into the EMDA program do not need previous experience in digital media.
Design and develop innovative, real-world projects in a professional studio environment. EMDA students engage in interdisciplinary studio activity and research while learning a range of contemporary technical skills to create the future of digital media. Whether creating and coding your own virtual reality world, developing and fabricating a working 3D product prototype, designing a brand for a startup company, drawing and animating an online comic book, or producing an award-winning video, EMDA provides the tools to help you succeed.
As an EMDA minor, the Capstone is an opportunity is not required. However, EMDA’s resources helps provide a workshop environment for students to complete a serious piece of work, polish their portfolios, research contemporary best practices, explore opportunities after graduation, and formally present their work to others.
Become a Professional
Career opportunities for an EMDA degree:
*Based on National Average
SOU EMDA Alumni
Becca is currently a Manager and Roaster at the local coffee place Noble Coffee Roasters, Ashland.