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Digital Art & Design – Graphic Design, M.F.A.

Use technology, innovation, and creativity to tackle design challenges in content, print, web, interactive, exhibition, and interface.

What You’ll Learn

The Digital Art & Design - Graphic Design, M.F.A. is one of the most competitive and highly-regarded programs in the field, offering you the opportunity to develop strong conceptual, aesthetic, and innovative visual projects.

You’ll work in our advanced visualization facility using the latest industry-standard software and hardware, including 3-D printing/rapid prototyping, laser cutters, and immersive environments such as Oculus Rift. You’ll learn from accomplished, full-time faculty who are successful visual artists and creative multimedia designers with experience ranging from fine and digital arts to emerging technology such as virtual, augmented, and mixed reality.

Employers

  • Beatworks
  • Design Language
  • Mission Graphics
  • TAG Creative
  • Topix Media Lab

Career Options

  • Art Director
  • Graphic Designer
  • Illustrator
  • Motion Graphics Designer
  • UI/UX Designer
Student Work

Student Work

Students earning their M.F.A. in animation, fine arts and technology, and graphic design display their thesis projects in an annual exhibition on our New York City campus.

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Naja Bomani (B.F.A. '17)

NBC Universal

In the summer before her senior year, Naja interned in the advertising standards department at NBCUniversal, learning how design relates to advertising and marketing in a real-world environment.

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Yadvi Maheswhari (M.F.A. '2020)

Designer

Yadvi was looking for a program that combined traditional art with design and technology. With the Graphic Design, M.F.A., she's found a curriculum that shapes her approach to real-world design problems as well as a group of peers from around the globe who influence her identity as a designer.

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Exceptional experiences.
Outstanding outcomes.

$50,370

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$92,780

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Top-Tier Ranking

USNWR Best Colleges/Regional

New York Tech is ranked among the top 50 regional universities in the North.

How You’ll Succeed

Upon graduation, you will be prepared to be a leader in the design industry, furnished with an advanced set of skills and a robust portfolio of graphic design projects that incorporate concept, design development, communication, and interactivity. If you’re interested in a career in academia, you’ll be able to pursue a college-level teaching position at the assistant professor rank due to the classification of the M.F.A. as a terminal degree.

USNWR Best Colleges/Regional

Top-Tier Ranking

New York Tech is ranked among the top 50 regional universities in the North.

Do. Make. Innovate.

A Conversation with Debra A. Vogel: Leadership and Life Lessons

April 15, 2021 | 12:30 pm - 01:50 pm

Join us as Debra A. Vogel (A.A.S. ’85), president and founder/owner of Las Vegas- and New York-based Paradigm Management LLC, shares her expertise and life lessons from her years of business experience and introduces the new Debra A. Vogel Student Advancement Scholarship program.

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Alumni Profile: Jaz Garner

April 07, 2021

Starting her career as an intern at ABC News, Jaz Garner (M.A. ’14) is now associate producer for 20/20. And she says she couldn’t have gotten there without the support of her alma mater.

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