Channels matter.

A degree in digital media combines creativity and experimentation to reach audiences across multiple communication channels. Using photography, video, online writing, audio and graphic design, you will learn how to craft impactful messages for a variety of platforms. You will graduate as a confident communicator with a portfolio featuring blog posts, podcasts, videos and website photo spreads.

Your professors are dedicated to seeing you thrive in and beyond the classroom. That is why we offer a wholistic and biblically-based approach to learning. Here, you will grow in skills, academics, faith and relationships to become an influencer for Christ.

  • Overview

    • School: Traditional Undergrad Academics
    • Division: Communication & Media
    • Degree Type: Bachelor of Arts, Minor
    • Format: Residential
    • Location: Grand Rapids
  • Career Opportunities

    A bachelor's degree in digital media prepares you for a range of career options and graduate programs.

    • Advertising
    • Graphic designer
    • Production coordinator
    • Videographer
    • Web designer

    Program Classes

    From personable faculty to one-on-one advising appointments, we have resources to support you in reaching your goals and being successful in your classes.

    See our sample degree plan for the list of classes you'll take as a digital media major.

  • Global Internships

    All traditional undergraduate students complete an academic internship or practicum. This experience helps you explore your calling and gain practical career skills.

    With guidance from the Center for Career & Life Calling, our students land internships at trusted businesses and nonprofits around the world.

    • Access of West Michigan
    • The Geek Group
    • Insomniac Events
    • John's Audio Video, LLC
    • 91.3 WCSG

    Communication and Music Student Outcomes


    of traditional undergraduate Communication, Media and Music Division students from the class of 2019 were working or enrolled in graduate school within six months of graduation.

    Importantly, our recent graduates also shared that they love their work. Of respondents, 97 percent reported a genuine interest in what they are doing.

  • Job Outcomes

    Cornerstone alumni are tireless in their passion to influence our world for Christ as servant leaders. You can find CU graduates building lives that matter at workplaces based in West Michigan and beyond.

    • Ada Bible Church
    • Elexicon
    • Federated Media Broadcasting
    • Grand Rapids Drive
    • Moveo Integrated Branding
    • TBX
    • Women At Risk, International