According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the demand for multimedia designers, animators, and similar professions will increase by 8% between now and 2020. It’s self-evident that technology careers are some of the fastest growing in any industry as mobile technologies, as well as consumer demand for high quality animation in films and games continues to grow. Touro College Graduate School of Technology (GST) is one of the few New York City graduate schools with the comprehensive master’s programs in technology which prepare students for careers in web and multimedia design, giving graduates a significant edge over their peers.
In particular, Touro GST’s Web & Multimedia Design Master’s Program offers students an engaging curriculum characterized by hands-on practical and technical knowledge. The program offers individuals a chance to upgrade and sharpen their technology skills to help them launch a career (or enhance their current career) in the multimedia and digital design industries. Courses taught by experienced educators and industry professionals cover a diverse array of fields including: e-commerce, computer illustration, interface design, animation, gaming, and mobile communications. Touro GST’s informed curriculum includes crucial fundamental pre-requisite courses.
In May 2010, the Bureau of Labor Statistics estimated that multimedia artists and animators earned an average yearly salary of $63,440. The top 10% earned more than $99,830. Statistics for the BLS’s “Information Security Analysts, Web Developers, and Computer Network Architects” category included an estimated median yearly salary (from 2010) of $75,660, and the top 10% of earners made $119,940.
In more niche categories, the job growth has skyrocketed. The employment growth outlook for Mobile Application Developers is expected to increase 28% between 2010 and 2020.
If you have a passion for a career in the ever expanding field of technology, you need the best education available to get you there. Touro College Graduate School of Technology’s Web & Multimedia Design master’s program offers the curriculum to prepare you, and the personalized career services to help every graduate get the job they want. The next information session for the Web & Multimedia Design program at Touro GST is on Wednesday, January 8th at 6:30 p.m. Go online to register today.
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