College of Media Arts & Technology
Multimedia Design and Development Degree Program
Through 20161, employment of graphic designers is expected to grow. And individuals with a bachelor's degree and knowledge of multimedia design software, web site design, and graphics animation experience will have the best opportunities. With a bachelor's degree in Multimedia Design and Development (MDD) from DeVry University, you'll learn how to design, illustrate, manage, and produce visual communications by mastering key software applications, fundamental design principles, web content management, and graphics animation.
In this multimedia design and development bachelor's degree program, you can specialize in one of four areas of study (see "Specializations" below) and complete coursework required for the entire Web Graphic Design associate degree program. You'll gain the skills needed to create Internet content, web pages, marketing collateral, advertising, instructional material, and multimedia projects. Upon graduation, you'll have created a wide array of digital media to build a full professional portfolio, to pursue a career track in multimedia design and development.
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Degree: Bachelor of Science in Multimedia Design and Development
Graduation Requirements: 8 full-time semesters, 124 credit hours
Flexible Study: Take your classes at a DeVry campus location, through a mix of online and on campus classes, or via our online degree programs. Each term you can choose the mix of classes that helps you balance personal priorities and keeps you moving toward your goals. Please note that program and course availability varies by location.
Related Programs: Consider one of the multimedia-focused specializations through the College of Engineering and Information Sciences as part of its bachelor's degree program in Computer Information Systems:
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We offer 4 specializations within the Multimedia Design and Development degree program. Students dedicate at least 30 credit hours of their coursework to their preferred specialization.
At DeVry University, everything we do is focused on your career success. The proof is in the numbers. For the year ending the October '11 graduates, 82% of U.S. DeVry Multimedia Design and Development graduates were employed in their field at an average salary of $29,208. (Of graduates who actively pursued and obtained employment and those who were already employed in education-related careers within 180 days of graduation.)
1 Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2008-09 Edition, Graphic Designers, http://www.bls.gov/oco/ocos090.htm.