Undergraduate

At Cornerstone University, you’ll get the full college experience with a Christ-centered worldview. Learn more about the undergraduate experience below.

Adult

Persevere in what you know you’re capable of. Our programs for adults provide a creative approach to learning anchored in Christ-centered virtues as you follow your unwavering purpose.

Graduate

Go further as an influencer in your work and community. Our graduate programs prepare you to open new doors as you reach your God-given potential.

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Theological Seminary

At Grand Rapids Theological Seminary, we're dedicated to learning, serving and leading through rigorous scholarship and a humble approach to Scripture.

Create Without Ceasing

Digital Media

Our world needs communication professionals who live lives marked by uncompromising Christlike values, dedication and compassion. At Cornerstone University, a major in digital media prepares students to effectively create, design, analyze and evaluate compelling digital media compositions and creations in a variety of formats and for a variety of audiences, influencing the world for Christ.

Program Learning Outcomes

The digital media program reflects our commitment to developing students’ knowledge, skills and attitudes in five distinct yet interconnected areas: specialized knowledge; applied knowledge and collaborative learning; intellectual skills; civic and global learning; and biblical worldview integration.

01

Specialized Knowledge

Analyze and synthesize compositions, designs, media components and prevailing industry trends and strategies within the broad spectrum of digital media and the field of contemporary graphic design.

  • Speak with insight and articulation about modern forms and methods of design, the field of media and graphic arts, effectively citing contemporary industry trends, techniques and strategies.
  • Deconstruct contemporary designs and media creations, making reference to proper or improper use of audience; industry-standard graphics and techniques; and elements such as color, typography, composition, balance, form and message.
  • Display insight and intelligence about contemporary software and various media tools and techniques used to facilitate design and digital media.
02

Applied Knowledge and Collaborative Learning

Create effective and compelling digital media compositions, illustrations and design campaigns for a variety of audiences, purposes and media outlets.

  • Utilize contemporary design strategies when creating compelling digital media.
  • Demonstrate versatility and skills in contemporary design software, specifically the Adobe Creative Cloud.
  • Identify design inadequacies or problems, and suggest and/or implement appropriate adjustments and improvements.
03

Intellectual Skills

Demonstrate your ability to integrate both traditional and non-traditional cognitive skills, including analytical inquiry, information literacy, quantitative fluency and communicative fluency.

04

Civic and Global Learning

Demonstrate intercultural competence in addressing civic, social, environmental and economic issues.

05

Biblical Worldview Integration

Articulate a Christ-centered worldview and its personal, professional and communal embodiment through Christian virtues.

Cornerstone really embodies community. Whether it be with students, staff or professors, there’s this genuine feeling that they want to walk this journey with you and care about you along the way.

Stefanie Sherman (’19)

Related Programs

A digital media degree can serve you well no matter what career path you’re on. Explore other tracks such as graphic design to discover your niche and make it your own.

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Undergraduate

At Cornerstone University, you’ll get the full college experience with a Christ-centered worldview. Learn more about the undergraduate experience below.

Adult

Persevere in what you know you’re capable of. Our programs for adults provide a creative approach to learning anchored in Christ-centered virtues as you follow your unwavering purpose.

Graduate

Go further as an influencer in your work and community. Our graduate programs prepare you to open new doors as you reach your God-given potential.

Seminary

At Grand Rapids Theological Seminary, we’re dedicated to learning, serving and leading through rigorous scholarship and a humble approach to Scripture.