Bachelor of Science in Media Arts - LIU Brooklyn

General

Program Description

About

The department offers a comprehensive Bachelor of Arts degree that may either follow a specialized area of concentration or an integrated track, depending on the academic, creative and professional goals of the individual student. An area of concentration is a grouping of 24 or more credits in one of the following fields: Computer Graphics, Digital Design, Animation and Interactive Media; Digital Audio Production and Sound Design; Film, Television and Digital Video Production; Media Management; Photography/Digital Photography.

An integrated track is a grouping of 24 or more credits selected from across two or more of any of the above areas of concentration. Majors must consult with assigned faculty advisers in their field of interest to design, and be guided through, their particular program of study.

Credit and GPA Requirements

  • Minimum Total Credits: 120
  • Minimum Liberal Arts & Sciences Credits: 90
  • Minimum Major Credits: 36
  • Minimum Credits in Courses > 100 Level: 48
  • Ancillary Course Requirements: See above
  • Minimum Major GPA: 2.5

Minimum Overall GPA: 2.5

Minors in Media Arts

A Media Arts minor requires a total of 12 credits. Students can do a general minor, or specialize in a concentration area. MA 100 is a required course for all minors.

Credit and GPA Requirements

  • Minimum Total Credits: 12
  • Minimum Major GPA: 2.5

Minors in Related Fields

It is recommended that majors in the B.A. in Media Arts use their free electives to take a concentration of courses in another department in order to earn a minor in a related field, such as art, business, computer science, English, journalism, music or theatre.Students should consult with their advisors to design an appropriate minor outside their department.

Accreditations

All undergraduate and graduate programs at the LIU Brooklyn are registered with the New York State Education Department and accredited by the Commission of Higher Education of the Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools. In addition, various academic programs in the Richard L. Conolly College of Liberal Arts and Science are accredited by professional organizations, signifying they meet the highest standards of educational quality as determined by leaders in the field.

Last updated Mar 2020

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