Bachelor of Science in Multimedia

The bachelor of science in multimedia is the foundation for a high-demand career involving the newest technology. ACU’s multimedia degree includes internships and other real-world experiences to prepare you for an exciting career.

The surge in interactive online content has created a growing need for tech-savvy, visual communicators. Media outlets, agencies and internal teams at companies large and small are in need of skilled multimedia experts. ACU’s multimedia degree equips you with the knowledge you will need to enter this exciting field.

ACU’s bachelor of science (B.S.) in multimedia provides a broad background in video production, publication design, web design and interactive media, equipping students for successful careers in video, online or mobile media, and also offers animation courses. This degree plan--including the  animation college courses and the photography college courses--use the most cutting-edge technology that you’ll be using in your post-graduation career. Students receive hands-on experience through classes, required internships and participation in student-run media agencies.

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What can you do after graduation?

  • Advertising Manager
  • Media Director
  • Sound Engineer
  • Multimedia Artist
  • Film/Video Editor
  • Camera Operator
  • Photographer
  • Industrial Designer
  • Multimedia Systems Analyst

Experiential Learning Opportunities

Journalism and mass communication students have access to many hands-on learning and professional development opportunities including:

  • 99 West (student-run multimedia firm)
  • Morris + Mitchell (student-run ad/PR agency)
  • JMC Network
  • KACU
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Degree Details

Multimedia, BS (JMM)

Required Hours

University Requirements: 56 credit hours + Major Requirements: 61 credit hours + Electives: 11 credit hours = Total Required: 128 credit hours*

*Based on track selection

Example Coursework

Web Publishing


Broadcast Production

Advanced Video Production


Journalism and Mass Communication

Application Deadlines

Early Action: November 1st

Regular: February 1st

National Candidates: May 1st

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