About

The New Media Institute

The New Media Institute (NMI) is an interdisciplinary academic unit dedicated to exploring the critical, commercial and creative dimensions of emerging technologies. The NMI is dedicated to the teaching and training of new media professionals and committed to providing non-technical students with technical skills and knowledge. The NMI brings faculty, staff, students and industry leaders of all disciplines together in an environment dedicated to exploring the applications of new media technologies. Curriculum focuses on critical investigations into the constantly changing media landscape, the development of skills to build commercial products and the creation of projects that use new media solutions to address real-world problems.

The New Media Certificate

The New Media Institute houses the University of Georgia's largest certificate program. The New Media Certificate supplements any undergraduate or graduate degree and is a credential that demonstrates a student is technowledgable: the understanding of new media technologies and their application in a chosen field. Certificate students have access to hands-on classroom environments, innovative technologies and networking opportunities that lead to J-O-B-S.

Emerging Media Master's

Grady College’s Emerging Media Master’s concentration is designed for individuals who wish to understand how to strategically manage emerging media to further personal career goals and those of their employers. The degree is designed to accommodate students from a variety of different undergraduate backgrounds and professionals from a variety of industries.