Digital media art project

Explore Modern Art through Digital Media

A BFA in Digital Media provides the tools for students to combine art with technology

Art BFA: Digital Media

Offered by: Art

Slippery Rock University's BFA in Art with a Digital Media concentration offers a bachelor's degree for students interested in digitally creating videos, 3D models, animation, and more. Through our creative curriculum, students will have opportunities to explore various digital-focused approaches for two-dimensional image production and composition and three-dimensional considerations including possibilities for 3D modeling and animation, 3D printing, and image/projection, and video and animation.

SRU allows students to express themselves creatively and grow their art portfolio over the course of the 78-credit program. The BFA curriculum includes both lectures and studio classes.

Why Major In Art with a Digital Media Concentration?

In addition to our proven curriculum, SRU is accredited by the National Association of Schools of Art and Design (NASAD). This ensures that your education meets the high standards set by the organization. Our faculty is made up of art professionals who, along with your academic advisor, guide you through your studies at SRU. Our classes also tend to be smaller, allowing more interaction with these experienced professors.

What Will You Learn?

From our basic to senior-level electives such as Ceramics, Photography, and Printmaking, you choose what subjects to specialize in. Our goal is to develop the flexibility and adaptability to apply digital tools in artistic and applied vocational directions. If you're interested in internships, our art students have had success working at museums, businesses, and even here at Slippery Rock University. You not only learn in the classrooms, but through internships and time at our studios. 

Careers In Digital Media

The opportunity to explore new tools and mediums attracts creative and innovative artists to Digital Media. These emerging tools and formats have created a more diverse and expansive field. Digital Media can be applied in an extensive range of visual situations and directions. The understanding of digital tools and the creative application of these processes to visual problems can lead to opportunities in a variety of vocations and fields including:

  • Video Production
  • Animation
  • Multimedia Artist
  • Web Development
  • Art Director
  • Creative Director

We've seen SRU graduates work all across the country, including locally in Pennsylvania. Graduates of the BFA in Digital Media find work in numerous job industries, including education, marketing, business, manufacturing, publishing, journalism, and more.

Earn your BFA in Digital Media at SRU!

Slippery Rock University's BFA in Art with a Digital Media concentration prepares students to use a variety of modern tools and techniques, such as 3D modeling, animation, video production, and others. Interested in learning more about this program? Request information today!