IDM Programs

IDM offers an opportunity for a BS, BS/MS, MS, and an Online MS. Learn more about these options and find out what is right for you.


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Our project-based learning combined with the study of historical, cultural, legal and philosophical aspects of digital media can be taking in these 4 possible options or as a minor available to all NYU students. Click on any of them to see how the curriculum is structured to find what works for you.

Academic Programs

Integrated Design & Media, B.S.

Our Bachelor of Science Integrated Design & Media (IDM) program centers around the IDM core, a suite of courses that focus on the four areas of Image, Sound, Narrative, and Interactivity.

Integrated Design & Media, M.S.

The Integrated Digital Media (IDM) Program is a place that fosters creative practice, design research and multidisciplinary experimentation with emerging media technologies.

IDM Minor

The IDM minor requires a minimum of 15 credits in DM classes:

  • 3 credits in Audio or Visual Foundation Studio
  • 12 credits of DM courses at the 1/2/3/4XXX level

DM Courses can be found in the Bulletin: IDM Minor Coursework

For IDM students aiming to do a minor, see:

If you would like to do a minor contact your advisor letting them know which minor you are considering and for guidance on the next steps.


IDM Bridge Program

Interested in pursuing a graduate degree in IDM but don't have a STEM background? The NYU Tandon Bridge program is an affordable, flexible way to gain the tools and skills you need to be admitted into a the IDM Master's program.

Find out more about the Bridge to IDM program.