A degree in Arts Technology will prepare students to work in a variety of arts, business, and entertainment industries. Students can earn either a B.A. or B.S. degree and can choose an area of concentration from the following: 

Concentrations within Major

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Audio Engineering & Production

Bring together music and technology. Make something powerful.

Live Event Technology

Craft the experience through light, sound, and projection in theatres, concerts, or tradeshows.

Video Production

Learn production techniques and film theory, which all starts with the skills to tell a good story.

Visual Media

Where design, photography, animation, and the web come together.

Career Opportunities

With the skills you will develop in Arts Technology, you will be prepared to do creative work for a variety of industries, and to make your own opportunities in the ever-changing creative economy.

  • Audio Engineer
  • Videographer/editor
  • Concert/exhibition lighting designer
  • Sound reinforcement for performance venues
  • Graphic and web designer
  • Film soundtrack production
  • Audio/video/podcast producer
  • Sound/video director or technician
  • Art director for commercial, TV, film, print
  • Corporate media specialist
  • Digital and social media marketing
  • Audio production for video
  • Motion-graphic designer
  • Animator Theatrical projection designer
  • .....and many more

Student Work

In courses across the major students are challenged to create projects that use visual communication techniques to solve business and artistic problems.

Performance learning is incorporated in courses through student ventures such as the Blue Connection, Millitrax, Ignite Studios, and Pipe Dreams Studio Theatre. The Center for Entrepreneurship helps support these fine art ventures through the Arts Entrepreneurship Program.

 

Animations
Designs
Photography

News in Arts Technology
Dennis Lab School Windows
Academic | Arts | College of Fine Arts
Window of Opportunity
April 20, 2017, 10:15am
Window of Opportunity The large library windows of Dennis Lab School in Decatur have seen some changes this spring. Earlier this April, artwork designed by Millikin University visual media...
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Self Employment in the Arts
Academic | Arts | Center for Entrepreneurship
Graphic Design students awarded at Self Employment in the Arts Conference
March 10, 2017, 10:15am
Graphic Design students awarded at Self Employment in the Arts Conference The annual Self Employment in the Arts (SEA) Conference is an opportunity for faculty and students to attend...
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Arts Technology
Academic | Arts | Center for Entrepreneurship
Arts Technology Expo
December 5, 2016, 2:15pm
Arts Technology Expo Millikin University hosted its first annual Arts Technology Expo on Dec. 2 in Lower Richards Treat University Center. The event showcased interdisciplinary artwork and...
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Already considering graduate school? For students who are interested in furthering their knowledge in leadership and management, the Fast Track M.B.A may be the perfect choice. At Millikin University you can earn a B.A. or B.S. in Arts Technology and a M.B.A. in just 5 years.