Interactive Media Design, B.A. | Clark University | Worcester, United States
48 months
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52000 USD/year
52000 USD/year
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About

At Clark University, the Bachelor of Arts in Interactive Media Design — with concentrations in Game Design, Game Development & Programming, Game Production & Management, Game Arts, and Game Audio — is a groundbreaking, nationally ranked interactive media program that will allow you to pursue your passion for games while preparing you for a career in the $160 billion interactive media industry.

Overview

You may have started gaming for the fun of it — to compete in ways that you can’t in the real world, to make new friends, and to explore crazy, new, virtual worlds. But video games are not just for entertainment. 

The same technology and design process that goes into making games is found in simulations used for education and training; the apps people use to shop, order food, manage healthcare, plan for retirement — and even to sign into a banking account on a phone or use an ATM at the grocery store.

Why Interactive Media Design at Clark University?

  • Our game design program is currently ranked as the world’s #2 Top School for Game Design by The Princeton Review. U.S. News and World Report has called our program “a destination for game designers.” We are accredited by the New England Commission of Higher Education (NECHE).
  • The rich curriculum and the strengths of a Clark education, which is interwoven around humanism and social justice, provide fertile ground for you and your peers to build games that make the world a better place.
  • You will benefit from studio experiences and industry/education partnerships that drive entrepreneurship, academic collaboration, and economic improvement across the digital and video game industries.
  • As part of our 4+1 program, you may choose to continue your studies for a fifth year, obtaining an MFA in addition to your B.A.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Interactive Media Entrepreneurship 
  • Procedural Art 
  • Digital Storytelling 
  • Game Prototyping 
  • UX/UI Design 
  • Virtual and Augmented Reality

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

32 alternative credits

Course units

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • International students applying to Clark must submit their applications through the Common Application. Official transcripts covering the student’s prior three (full) years of education must be submitted by the student’s school. Two letters of recommendation are required, one from an academic teacher and one from a school counselor.
  • All applicants whose first language is not English are required to submit evidence of English proficiency either through the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL), the International English Language Testing System (IELTS) or Duolingo, regardless of the length of time they have spent in the United States. 
  • The Certificate of Eligibility (Form I-20) necessary to obtain a student visa will be granted only after full admission and receipt of complete financial documentation (in the form of an official bank statement reflecting the student’s family’s financial resources).

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    52000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 52000 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    52000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 52000 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Worcester

1100 - 1620 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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