May 28, 2024  
2022-2023 EIU Undergraduate Catalog 
2022-2023 EIU Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Digital Media Technology (B.S.)

The Bachelor of Science in Digital Media Technology emphasizes the study of processes and management of web development, visual effects, gaming, animation, simulation, image capture, audio, and multimedia production. The program is designed to prepare technical or technical management-oriented professionals for employment in creative, advertising, educational, and other commercial environments.

Total Semester Hours Required for Degree: 120 semester hours

Total General Education Coursework Hours - 40 Hours

Total Program Coursework: 44 - 46 hours

Focus Coursework: 7 - 9 hours

Students must pick 3 courses from one focus area. TEC 3920, TEC 4000, TEC 4275, TEC 4970, DGT 4749 or special topics courses may also be substituted with permission of the program coordinator.

Students are strongly encouraged to select one of the following minors to strengthen their skillsets and support their academic and career pursuits.

  • Advertising
  • Computer Science
  • Graphic Design
  • Journalism
  • Marketing
  • Meeting and Event Management
  • Music Technology
  • Photojournalism
  • Radio & Audio Recording
  • Social Media Engagement
  • Talent Development
  • Video Production