Design, Arts and Technology

The Design, Arts and Technology program is a secondary major that integrates the fine and applied arts with digital technology. DAT fosters creativity in digital media design and allows students to develop skills in a variety of areas, including:

  • Website Development & Design
  • Film and Video Production
  • Sound Editing and Audio Production
  • Multimedia Art
  • Graphic Design
  • 2D Animation
  • Communications Technology
  • Arts Entrepreneurship

The breadth of the Design, Arts and Technology (DAT) major combined with the depth of a primary major prepares students for the challenges of the multimedia world and makes them more marketable for careers that incorporate digital technology. Throughout the major students will gain expertise in the Adobe Creative Cloud, website content management software and digital audio workstations, producing work that can be used for a professional portfolio. The curriculum of the major is interdisciplinary and is taught by faculty specializing in digital photography, technical communication, graphic design, digital media, music technology, film and entrepreneurship.