Bachelor of Science in Digital Media & Design

Turn your talent for communication into a career with the fully-online Bachelor of Science in Digital Media & Design from Southeastern University. Be prepared to excel as a communicator, designer and marketer.In this program, you will receive the knowledge needed to creatively communicate, whether through graphic design, writing or measuring success with analytics — skills that are valued in practically every industry. The curriculum in this program focuses on graphic and Web design, digital media, analytics and communications. Upon graduation, you will be prepared to lead others and excel as a communicator, designer and marketer. Southeastern University is the only private Christian university in Florida offering this degree fully online.

Complete your studies online in the areas of graphic and Web design, digital media, analytics and communications.

Program Details

40 hours of major core
55 hours of general education
25 hours of electives

Total credit hours — 120

Sample Core Courses

  • Photography (COMM 2023) — This is an introductory course to photography. Students learn how to properly compose, light and focus on various subjects. Topics include digital photography techniques, photojournalism and photography ethics, as well as portrait, landscape, and event photography.
  • Writing for Digital Media (COMM 2423) — This course focuses on writing skills for digital media with an emphasis on media convergence and online journalism.
  • Digital Layout and Design (COMM 3523) — This course provides instruction in the practical skills and theoretical considerations used in the layout and design of various media productions.
  • Advanced Digital Imaging (COMM 4083) — This course focuses on advanced digital imaging techniques, including advanced digital photo editing, raster image digital design, and designing for online media.

Digital Media Core


Writing for Digital Media

Writing for the Mass Media

Digital Marketing and Analytics

Communication Seminar

Mass Communication Law

Communication Internship


Digital Design Core

Magazine Design and Production

Digital Layout and Design

Web Page Design

Advanced Digital Imaging

Advertising Design



Copy editor


Creative services specialist

Digital analytics specialist

Digital illustrator

Digital journalist

Digital marketer

Editorial designer

Graphic designer

Photo retoucher



Web designer

Web editor