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M.F.A. in Media Arts

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This 60-credit terminal degree offers students hands-on experience with the latest technologies for content creation across multiple disciplines. Students have the opportunity to learn and develop their full artistic vision for exhibition and screening using the most advanced techniques and tool sets.

Five Areas of Concentration

Audio Production:

Music, Sound Design, Sound for Picture

Computer Graphics:

Animation, Interactive, Web Design

Film & Television Production:

Directing, Editing, Performance, Screenwriting

Media Management:

Producing, Marketing

Photography:

Traditional, Digital, Experimental

Media Arts
For full details, please download the M.F.A. in Media Arts Program Handbook.

Students have access to extensive media facilities such as: multiplatform and networked computer labs with production grade workstations for CG and animation; a multicam TV studio; digital video labs and editing bays; digital audio and MIDI labs with a full recording studio; wet and digital photo labs; large format printers; cameras and assorted media peripherals, large theatrical screening spaces; 3 campus-based galleries for exhibitions; and smart classrooms.

A full complement of media theory classes support the critical development of a solid aesthetic and conceptual foundation for creative production. Competitive internships and job placement services help students get placed in the industry while developing professional portfolios and reels for the job market. As a terminal degree, this M.F.A. can lead to careers in the highest levels of production and management in media, in addition to college level teaching.

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For Program information and tour of the facilities, please contact Danielle Mebert (Recruitment Office) at danielle.mebert@liu.edu

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For Admissions information, please contact Nicole Carrasquillo (Graduate Admissions) at nicole.carrasquillo@liu.edu.