Pursue an Exciting Career in Digital Media & Digital Arts
Become a Skilled Design or Media Production Professional
If you're creative, interested in new media technology and looking for a way to turn your interests into a viable career, you owe it to yourself to explore Media Arts and Design Schools.
The Media Institute, with locations in Madison Wisconsin and Minneapolis Minnesota, provides the practical hands-on training and industry experience it takes to pursue a rewarding career in New Media. Take a look at the exciting fields you could pursue:
Graphic & Web Design is a creative career field that combines art, technology, marketing and more. As a Digital Art professional, you'll use your technical skills and artistic abilities to create visual solutions for both web and print that really speak to people.
Professionals in the Game Art & Animation industry have the incredible ability to create worlds, characters, vehicles, architecture, weapons and other fantastic things never imagined before. Individuals with Game Art & Animation training may pursue a variety of interesting professional positions within Video Game Design, including Character Animator, Digital Artist, 3d Artist, Game Animator, Character Designer, Character Modeler, Environment Artist and more.
A career for the driven, entrepreneurial spirit! Entertainment and Media Business is the collision of music, video, film, Internet & Web, touring and events, design, games, sports, and genres that have only been imagined. It is the business of sound and vision and how to make a living working with your passion.
Gain the knowledge and practical abilities to design and install cutting-edge media systems. Become a skilled Electronic and Audio Visual (EAV) Technician and work with today's sophisticated Electronics.
A career in the Music & Recording Industry might seem like a pipe dream, but with focused Recording & Music Technology training, you can pursue a career in sound recording/engineering, pro audio, music technology, and music production fields. Become highly skilled in sound design, audio mixing, electronics, audio engineering, studio recording, and the music business, plus have the opportunity to obtain Pro Tools operator certification.
Individuals with training in Video and Motion Graphics work in digital film and video production, digital animation (graphics), music video production and special effects. As a skilled Video Production professional you'll be able to create beautiful footage by using and understanding lighting design, creative camera focus and composition, storyboarding, editing and production, camera techniques, live direction and much more.
Becoming a True Media Professional: The Media Institute Advantage
At The Media Institute, while we focus on giving you the skills needed to excel in your chosen field, we know the importance of being a well-rounded professional. Unlike many arts schools and traditional colleges, where you're only exposed to one specific field, students at The Media Institute network with individuals across media disciplines. A Graphic Design student for example, is exposed to music production graphics or poster design for Media and Business Management. 3d Video Game Designers can coordinate with Recording Technology students to create sound effects. Video Production students might team up with Music Production to create a music video to showcase their work. The possibilities are endless.
Media Institute students enter the professional world with confidence knowing they have practical experience using their skills in real, multidisciplinary situations. Plus, you'll have a wide network of school contacts working in an array of exciting industries.
The Media Institute offers Associate of Applied Science, Associate of Arts, Academic Associates, and Bachelor of Science degrees.
Hands-On Training with Professional Software and Equipment
As a graduate of The Media Institute you'll make a smooth transition from student into the professional setting after gaining hands-on practical experience using industry software and the high-end equipment you'll encounter on the job.
Our instructors are working professionals in their fields so they know just what skills and experience it takes to make it in today's media industries. You'll receive personal, one-on-one mentorship and guidance as you build your skills and will enter the workforce with confidence knowing you have what it takes to compete. Professional equipment at The Media Institute campuses includes:
- Recording Studios with Digital and Analog Equipment
- PC & MAC Computer Labs
- Video Editing Suites
- Professional Grade Photography Equipment
- 7.1 Channel Commercial Quality Theater System
- Professional Grade Motion Capture (mocap) Lab
- Vivitech H1080 Video Projectors & Elite Screens
- And Much More!
You're welcome to come in for a tour of our facilities and see for yourself just what it's like to train and work in an exciting new media field.
Funding Your Career Training: Financial Aid Available for Those Who Qualify
Career training is an investment in your future. A dedicated Financial Aid representative from The Media Institute would be happy to sit down with you to help you determine if you qualify for financial aid and help to design a Financial Plan that works for you.
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To speak with a friendly and knowledgeable Admissions Advisor form The Media Institute, call us at 1.800.236.4997.