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Careers in Media Arts and Science

It's Not Too Late to Launch Your Future

Student applications for the 2020-21 school year will be accepted until August 14 via the ApplyIU platform only. Applicants who apply up through this date will have until August 18 to submit all needed transcripts and materials to be reviewed for the fall semester. We will also continue to award admission-based scholarships for those who meet the qualification criteria.

You’ll develop technical skills to take your creativity and passion to the next level when you earn a Bachelor of Science in Media Arts and Science from the School of Informatics and Computing.


Median full-time starting salary for media arts and science graduates

Our graduates work in fields such as animation, interactive video, and web design. Positions include:

Where we work

Whether you want to create computer animation, augmented reality apps, or user-friendly websites, we teach the skills you need to succeed.

Our graduates work at:

  • Blizzard
  • Cantina Creative
  • Crane Naval Base
  • Digital Domain
  • ​Eli Lilly
  • IU School of Medicine
  • Lightstorm Entertainment
  • Owlchemy Labs (now part of Google)
  • Pixar
  • Motion Picture Company (MPC)
  • Sony Imageworks
  • Salesforce
  • Roche
  • WFYI
  • WTHR

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Seize the opportunity

Before you graduate, you’ll work with SOIC’s Career Services Office to learn how to search for jobs, assemble a portfolio of your work, pursue internship opportunities, and connect with employers.

Learn more about Career Services

Ready to take the next step?