Information Graphics and Interactive Design, M.A. | Ohio University | Athens, United States
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Information Graphics and Interactive Design

24 months
Duration
17436 USD/year
17436 USD/year
9444 USD/year
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About

Students who are interested in using design, storytelling and information as a communication tool in information graphics, data visualization, web design and user experience design are suited for the M.A. Information Graphics and Interactive Design Track from Ohio University's School of Visual Communication 

Overview

Program Overview

  • The M.A. Information Graphics and Interactive Design Track from Ohio University's School of Visual Communication combines the professional practice of data visualization and designing information graphics as well as user experience and front-end web design. Students develop storytelling skills through design and typography, graphics, websites, mobile platforms, and other methods such as motion graphics and video.

Career

  • Graduates of this program work as designers, information graphic designers, interactive and user experience designers, website developers, and art, creative and communications directors. They have had successful careers in the industry in a variety of capacities and have worked at a variety of places, including The Los Angeles Times, National Geographic, The Food Network Magazine, Business Insider, Wondersauce, The Wall Street Journal, The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, The Urban Institute, and various teaching institutions around the world.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Information Design Basics
  • Illustration I: Digital Imaging
  • Informational Graphics
  • Motion Graphics
  • Data Journalism
  • Javascript

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree with a minimum 3.0 grade point average (GPA) on a 4.0 scale
  • Official transcripts
  • A 500-word Statement of Intent
  • A resume/CV.
  • Link to an online portfolio (can be included on resume), or link to downloadable file of work samples.
  • Three letters of recommendation.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    17436 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8718 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • National

    17436 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8718 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • In-State

    9444 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4722 USD per semester during 24 months.

Living costs for Athens

1079 - 1780 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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