Media Arts and Science Bachelor of Science
Master emerging tech in game design, VFX, and more
You can help to shape the fast-changing digital media landscape. Let your imagination guide you to opportunities in emerging industries with a Bachelor of Science in Media Arts and Science.
Earn your degree from the IU School of Informatics and Computing at IUPUI and turn your creative ideas into a career.
Careers: Turning passion into profession
Your degree can take you beyond 3D and 5G. Media Arts and Science students at IUPUI have opportunities to work on research and collaborative projects right away, improving their skills in film, audio, VR apps, and web design.
Graduate with an impressive portfolio of work that showcases your marketable skills to employers, or leverage your research to earn a graduate degree.
Alumna, Media Arts and Science
3D Maxillofacial Prosthetics
I've always been very interested in both anatomy and art. I've had the opportunity to work on a variety of patient cases, one of them involving the creation of a dental surgical guide that was the first of its kind in the world.
Make your Media Arts and Science degree your own
In our program you’ll focus on one area of specialization and make it yours. Learn more about the undergraduate Media Arts and Science specializations:
3D Graphics & Animation
Place yourself on the cusp of virtual reality, augmented reality, and 3D printing. Use emerging media to develop simulations, create 3D prosthetics, and change the ways companies do business.
Work in teams to create stories and scripts for developing media platforms. Market your vision, as a brand strategist, storyboard artist—or maybe even a position that hasn’t been invented yet.
Video Production & Sound Design
Dive into an immersive experience, shooting stories and emulating the professional world of video and sound production, using industry-standard equipment.
Web Design & Development
Develop web design and programming skills to create user-friendly websites and enterprise apps that inform, entertain, connect, and communicate.
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“Our students innovate broadly, from the design of patient prosthetics in health care to transforming what it means to preserve historical spaces through virtual reality.”
Zeb Wood, Media Arts and Science lecturer
Opportunities to grow and excel
Your MAS studies can include working with cutting-edge technology, or studying abroad. Your work will culminate with a senior-year Capstone project.
Save time and money: earn 2 degrees in 5 years
You can earn a Bachelor of Science in Media Arts and Science plus a Master of Science in Human-Computer Interaction in only five years.
Accelerated 4+1 programs are time and cost efficient—allowing you to complete two degrees in five years—with increased career opportunities and earning potential. Take advantage of our program’s gateway to accelerated graduate studies.