Interactive Multimedia

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Overview

As technology continues to rapidly expand and be integrated into our daily lives, critical thinkers and creative makers play a vital role now and in the future. When you major in Interactive Multimedia, you will learn a spectrum of digital design in the interdisciplinary environment. You will be ready to excel not only in creative fields but also in business and other non-arts and design-related territories. Our resources including state-of-the-art facilities, performance studios, extensive equipment, gallery, College library and Media Center will foster and showcase your imagination.

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What you’ll study:


Physical Computing, Design Thinking, Creative Coding, Web Design, Interactive Installation, 3D Modeling, Animation, Game Design, Motion Design, Sound Design, Video Production and emerging technology

What you can do:


Pursue careers in interaction design, web design, graphic arts, animation, motion graphics, advertising, virtual reality, game design and experiential design.



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An interaction designer: Median pay $79,767 per year. Interaction designers develop web-based platforms, including smartphone apps that companies use to interact with and engage consumers.

An interactive media specialist: Median pay $79,767 per year. Interaction designers develop web-based platforms, including smartphone apps that companies use to interact with and engage consumers.

An interactive media specialist: Median pay $44,386 per year. Using digital technologies, interactive media specialists plan, execute and measure the results of a company's digital marketing initiatives.

A visual effects artist: Median pay $78,471 per year. Visual effects artists create in-game effects or post-production effects for movies, games, TV shows and commercials.

A web developer: Median pay $66,130 per year. Web developers design and create websites and are also responsible for the site’s technical aspects, such as its performance and capacity.

A user experience (UX) designer: Median pay $72,338 per year. UX designers create designs for end users that are attractive and functional. It’s all about solving problems and creating efficiency.

(Source: bls.gov and payscale.com)


Interactive Multimedia student

Contact Information

Yuichiro Nishizawa

Yuichiro Nishizawa

Chair, Division of Creative Arts and Technology
Associate Professor

Phone: 973-748-9000, ext. 1555
Office: Center for Technology + Creativity, Room 102
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“Design is thinking made visual.” – Saul Bass, graphic designer and filmmaker
“An important part of college is community, and it seems that each Bloomfield class is composed of great community-builders. Collaboration is important in the creative arts and media, and Bloomfield students are generous collaborators.” – Peter Gordon, Bloomfield CAT faculty
“Design is the intermediary between information and understanding.”
– Hans Hoffman, teacher and painter
“I enjoy the interdisciplinary approach to learning, teaching and creating art that is CAT. Our campus, in particular, offers what I see as an ideal combination: the close-knit atmosphere of an intimate hub of critical art making, within reach of the broader resources of New York City.” – Laura Nova, Bloomfield CAT faculty