Careers in Media Arts

Learn Functionality and Design for Today's Digital Media

When you pursue a Bachelor’s Degree in Multimedia Design and Development, you can prepare for a number of exciting careers in media arts. From advertising and marketing to technical communications, publishing and more, your skills can apply to any number of industries. Likewise, an undergraduate certificate in web design or web development can help you amplify your skillset to find similar multimedia careers. Explore the opportunities you can pursue with an education from DeVry University.

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Multimedia Design and Development Careers

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Professional Responsibilities

When you earn your Bachelor’s Degree in Multimedia Design and Development, you'll be prepared to handle responsibilities such as:

  • Identify platforms for your clients’ advertising
  • Help manage organizations reputations and work to influence opinion and behavior
  • Lead organizations’ social media strategy to boost visibility and engagement
  • Craft websites and mobile apps to help specific groups and target audiences


Media arts careers can be found in many industries including:

  • Advertising
  • Business
  • Marketing
  • Education
  • Entertainment

Career Opportunities

DeVry graduates in multimedia design may be prepared for careers in areas such as:

  • Multimedia Artists and Animators
  • Multimedia Developer
  • Website Editor
  • Web Developer
  • Web/Graphic Designer 

Related Programs

If any of these careers sound right for you, be sure to check out our media arts and technology degree programs.