Bachelor of Science in Digital Media & Design

Turn a talent for communication into a career with the fully online Bachelor of Science in Digital Media & Design from Southeastern University. Be prepared to excel as a communicator, designer and marketer.In this program, you will receive the knowledge needed to creatively communicate, whether through graphic design, writing or measuring success with analytics — skills that are valued in practically every industry. The curriculum in this program focuses on graphic and Web design, digital media, analytics and communications. Upon graduation, you will be prepared to lead others and excel as a communicator, designer and marketer. Southeastern University is the only private Christian university in Florida offering this degree fully online.

Complete your studies online in the areas of graphic and Web design, digital media, analytics and communications.

Program Details

37 hours of major core
56 hours of general education
27 hours of electives

Total credit hours — 120

Sample Core Courses

  • Photography (COMM 2023) — This is an introductory course to photography. Students learn how to properly compose, light and focus on various subjects. Topics include digital photography techniques, photojournalism and photography ethics, as well as portrait, landscape, and event photography.
  • Writing for Digital Media (COMM 2423) — This course focuses on writing skills for digital media with an emphasis on media convergence and online journalism.
  • Digital Layout and Design (COMM 3523) — This course provides instruction in the practical skills and theoretical considerations used in the layout and design of various media productions.
  • Advanced Illustration (COMM 4113) — This course focuses on advanced illustration techniques, including the production of vector graphics, infographics and line illustration.

Digital Media Core

Survey of Digital Media and Design


Writing for Digital Media

Writing for Mass Media

Digital Marketing and Analytics

Communication Seminar

Mass Communication Law

Digital Design Core

Digital Layout and Design

Magazine Design and Production

Web Page Design

Advanced Digital Imaging

Advertising Design

Digital Media and Design Electives

Advanced Illustration

International Photojournalism

Communication Internship

Copy editor


Creative services specialist

Digital analytics specialist

Digital illustrator

Digital journalist

Digital marketer

Editorial designer

Graphic designer

Photo retoucher



Web designer

Web editor

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