Sharpen your existing skills and gain new knowledge about multiple digital media platforms to advance your career with Webster’s MA in New Media Production. Graduate prepared to:
Use multiple digital platforms and employ multiple digital skill sets as part of a modern production process, performing those skills in a professional environment.
Develop expertise in using various media platforms as part of the storytelling process.
Master storytelling techniques to create emotion and effectively communicate across channels.
Designed for forward-thinking media professionals
Advance your career
Learn to produce content using various media with the latest equipment and methods, preparing you to lead and succeed in the worldwide communications industry. Our program is ideal for working professionals who seek to:
Take their multi-media storytelling skills to the next level.
Gain exposure and experience to new channels and platforms to become more marketable.
Gain professional experience
Learn in the classroom and beyond with Webster’s MA in New Media Production. Pursue internship opportunities to enhance your knowledge and learn how to:
Communicate stories with impact.
Use multimedia storytelling in social media.
Create effective written, oral and other media presentations.
Classes focused on the future of communication
You must complete 36 hours to graduate with your MA in New Media Production.
Core Courses (21 credit hours)
The 36 credit hours required for the MA in New Media Production must include the required core courses.
New Media Thesis Project
New Media Tools
Strategic Principles of Advertising and Marketing Communications
Elective Skills Courses (15 credit hours)
Students are required to take five courses listed as skills courses for this degree from the following list of available electives (15 credit hours):
Digital Design and Information Graphic Production
Digital Graphics and Motion Graphics Production
Digital Images and Storytelling
Fundamentals of Video Cameras and Lighting
Introduction to Interactive Communications
Multimedia Production for Websites and Mobile Applications
You’ll complete your MA in New Media Production at our Webster Groves, Missouri, campus—home to the most up-to-date and unique media technology in the entire region, including:
Audio/video production/recording suite
Flexible teaching spaces
Expand and advance your media career
According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, overall employment of media and communications professionals is projected to grow at least 14% from 2020 to 2030. Graduate with your MA in New Media Production prepared for positions like:
Advertising, Promotions, Marketing, or Social Media Manager
Webster is committed to your success, and you'll never be alone as you pursue your MA in New Media Production.
Enrollment coaches help you navigate the application, financial aid and enrollment process so you can start your classes with confidence.
Faculty members provide personalized support, thanks to Webster's intentionally small classes.
Tutors and other academic support staff can help you tackle particularly tough assignments and classes.
An education nationally recognized for quality
Earn your MA in New Media Production from Webster, a private, non-profit university accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) and ranked #16 in U.S. News & World Report’s “Best Colleges” list in the Midwest Regional University category.
Professors. Professionals. Mentors.
Gain real-world knowledge from faculty experts with professional experience. Our professors serve as mentors eager to support your career goals and connect you to opportunities.
Hear from one of our students
The opportunity to discuss current, global topics in the classroom creates interactions that reach beyond disciplines. Without communication, there is no way to educate and inform the public about topics that matter.