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The Interactive Arts and Media (IAM) department is where technology becomes alive. As explorers on the frontier of emerging technology, students in IAM create the type of smart media and innovative ideas that are shaping how people think, interact and play in contemporary culture. 

Through games, mobile apps, dynamic websites and interactive sound, art, and media works, students design meaningful experiences in the worlds of entertainment, art, education and industry. 

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Programs are offered in Game Design, Game Art, Game Programming, Game Sound Design, Mobile Media Programming, and Interactive Arts + Media. Explore where you fit in.

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"The best thing about IAM is they don’t hide how rapidly technology changes. IAM teaches strategies and skills to help students deal with this fast-moving field."

Ben Mills
Software Developer
Braintree Payment Solutions
Interactive Arts and Media, 2010


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