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CONTACT:

Traditional Admissions
800-360-1222
610-740-3780
admissions@cedarcrest.edu

Steven Weitz, M.F.A.
Chair/Associate Professor of New Media/Digital Media Arts
sjweitz@cedarcrest.edu
610-437-4471 ext. 4483

New Media Major

It’s no secret that technology is evolving at a rapid pace. That’s why the field of new media demands employees who can adapt to new technology and trends while still maintaining the traditional skills and work ethics of professional reporters, journalists, artists and designers.

While many things about media will change over the coming years, one thing will remain the same: Employers will continue to seek out graduates who can discuss topics intelligently, think critically and connect with their audience in new and exciting ways. As a new media major at Cedar Crest College, you will be able to master all of these skills, preparing you for a thriving career in one or more of the following areas:

  • On-demand news and entertainment
  • Social media and online networking
  • Computer graphics and animation
  • Multimedia and interactive design
  • Web design and production
  • Advertising design
  • Virtual environments and game design
  • Many other fields that utilize a variety of new media