About the Program
Preparation for careers in media, entertainment, creative industries
Professional internships—here or abroad
Opportunities to study abroad at some of the top universities around the world
Global Media offers a vast array of career opportunities in the fields of media, entertainment, and creative industries in the knowledge economy. Students have a multitude of options to develop their interests, skills, and talents in a variety of areas.
This program combines theory with practice, global learning with problem-solving, and opportunities with challenges. Students think, reflect, and produce creatively and analytically.
The program emphasizes writing, visual thinking and speech communication/presentation, as well as emphasizes portfolio development, global perspectives in studying media, and personal attention in academic and career planning.
Students are required to spend two full-time semesters abroad taking courses in their chosen concentrations with the approval of the department chair.
Students will have the option of spending each of the two semesters in two different universities in the same country or in two different universities in two different countries, provided they have processed their applications through The College of Global Studies and the Office of International Affairs at Arcadia.
Concentrations available in Cultural Studies, Digital Gaming Studies, Digital Media, Fashion Studies, Film Production, New Media Journalism, Media Industries, Media Production, Sound and Music, Visual Cultures, Visual Journalism, and World Cinema.
The following Universities are recommended for Global Media majors, depending on the chosen concentration. In addition, pending approval from the adviser and the department chair, students could potentially participate in any of Arcadia’s approved student abroad programs. For more information on Universities and locations, visit the Office of International Affairs.
Queensland University of Technology
University of Technology Sydney