Interactive Media

The Interactive Media program prepares students for careers using multimedia technology to develop online products for business, training, entertainment, communications and marketing. Students will gain the necessary skills to create, design and produce interactive media products and services.

Skills Taught

Students learn in-demand skills that will benefit them no matter their career path:

  • Graphic Design
  • 2D and 3D Animation
  • Storyboarding
  • Multimedia Authoring
  • Web Design
  • Team-Based Collaboration
  • Principles and Elements of Visual Design
  • Multimedia Terminology, Tools and Strategies
  • Digital Video and Audio Production

Career-Based Learning Opportunities

Students benefit from such partnerships and activities as:

  • University of Cincinnati Summer IT Enrichment Programs
  • Internships with Cincinnati Bell
  • Innovation Team – Web Design/Coding/Gaming
  • Video/Editing Club – Cincinnati Museum Center
  • DITLE – University of Cincinnati
  • Ambassadors Club
  • Robotics Team
  • Anime Club
  • IT Student Help Desk

Credentials and College Credit Opportunities

Opportunities to gain credentials include:

  • Microsoft Office Specialist Credentials
  • Adobe Certified Associate Credentials
  • Up to 12 college credits available in:
    • Raster Graphics
    • Vector Graphics
    • Internet and Web Languages
    • Digital Video Production

Post-Secondary Majors

This pathway prepares students for such post-secondary majors as:

  • Digital Communication and Media/Multimedia
  • Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design
  • Prepress/Desktop Publishing and Digital Imaging Design
  • Web/Multimedia Management and Webmaster

Career Opportunities

This program provides the knowledge to pursue such careers as:

  • 3D Animator
  • Instructional Designer
  • Multimedia Specialist
  • Desktop Publisher
  • Multimedia Designer
  • User Interface Designer
  • Multimedia Developer
  • Product Manager
  • Web Administrator
  • Web Developer