New Media (BFA) / Program Overview

Bachelor of Fine Arts - New Media

The BFA in New Media fuses emergent technologies with art practice, media production, and theory. As a student in new media, you will master the creative, talk the technical and learn to thrive in entrepreneurship. New media will help you develop your own creative voice, give you the capacity to pursue your particular interests, and provide you with a strong foundation in interaction design, computer programming, gaming and mobile development, interactive storytelling, video and sound production, tangible interfaces, sensors, robotics, wearable computing, experiential design, art installations, digital fabrication and 3D printing.

RTA is committed to developing students with the education, practical experience and network they need to succeed in a competitive marketplace. Employment opportunities for new media graduates include:

  • Digital project management
  • Exhibit curation and design
  • Marketing
  • Media art
  • Technology and development
  • Digital media TV
  • Web and mobile development
  • Technology and art education
  • Experience design
  • Video game design
  • Social media management