Interactive Media Design Post-Baccalaureate Certificate
Apply advanced visual communication and graphic design theories to interactive web
sites and multimedia packages as you prepare for high-demand positions in the growing
field of interactive media design.
This 12-unit online program gives you the latest knowledge and skills to design and
produce content for the Internet using photography, illustration and typography to
enhance visual communication. Integrate color theory and forecasting for electronic
media display; apply design concepts related to usability, information architecture
and interactivity; and put graphic design principles and visual language constructs
to use in layout techniques for the Web. In addition, learn to apply copyright laws
to the use of photographs, illustrations, multimedia and video delivered through the
The program emphasizes front-end Web design over back-end Web development and is open
to any student holding a bachelor’s degree in an arts-related field or in another
discipline with a minimum of 9 credits of course work in studio art and/or professional
experience working in the field of art education or graphic design. View the certificate requirements and course descriptions in the Graduate Catalog.
All certificate courses are recognized as meeting Quality Matters™ review standards.
The Quality Matters™ program is a faculty-centered quality assurance process for online
learning sponsored by MarylandOnline.
Earn a post-baccalaureate certificate or apply your coursework to one of Towson’s
graduate programs, including the M.F.A. in studio art or the M.Ed. in art education.
You can complete the certificate entirely online without required campus visits.