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Communication Arts, A.A.S.

Find your passion in the media industry by gaining a foundation in the latest technology and software. Learn from industry experts in New York City, one of the world’s most vibrant communication centers.

What You’ll Learn

The two-year Communication Arts, A.A.S. program helps you explore a range of career paths in media in the media capital of the world: New York. You’ll learn the foundations of the industry through courses in advertising, digital imaging, film/TV/radio, production, and journalism, allowing you to find your passion in a flexible, nurturing environment.

Career Options

  • Blogger
  • Journalist
  • Production Artist
  • Radio Technician
  • Social Media Specialist
Chantel Diaz (B.F.A. ’13, M.A. ’15)


Chantel is the coordinator of global diversity and Inclusion at sports, music, and live entertainment company AEG, where she runs several outreach programs for underprivileged youth.

Tara Fraser (B.F.A. ’11)

Digital Producer

Going from nannying to an in-house ad agency, Tara is now a digital producer at Carrot Creative, a full-service digital agency with clients including the Cartoon Network, Target, and the New York Yankees.

Rosangelica Gil (B.F.A. ’19)

The Daily Show

Always interested in TV production Rosangelica got to go behind the scenes in her senior year working as an intern on The Daily Show with Trevor Noah.


Exceptional experiences.
Outstanding outcomes.




Top 15%


Top-Tier Ranking

Top Performer for Social Mobility

New York Tech is a Top Performer for Social Mobility among regional universities in the North.

How You’ll Succeed

Our faculty are working professionals who will share their extensive experience with cutting edge media technology. You’ll work hands-on with high-end cameras and post-production equipment, and gain experience in our HD studio and control room with graphic workstations, podcast labs, a full news set, and more.

Upon graduation, you’ll have the knowledge and the real-world experience to begin or enhance your career in the media industry with a specialty in writing, production, and social media.

Top-Tier Ranking

New York Tech is a Top Performer for Social Mobility among regional universities in the North.

Do. Make. Innovate.

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