Preparing Students for
Continued Growth
in Digital Media

About the Digital Media Institute

The Digital Media Institute (DMI) is an institution within Northern Oklahoma College (NOC). It’s facilities and classes are located on the main campus of NOC located in Tonkawa, Oklahoma. DMI offers a two-year Associate of Applied Science degree in Digital Media, Animation and Design (DMAD), preparing students who complete the degree for a career in digital media.

The Digital Media, Animation and Design degree focuses on taking ideas and concepts and developing them into a refined and finished project. Teaching students’ organizational skills and processes needed to gain employment in various positions across digital media careers.

Students will be exposed to the many fields of digital media allowing them to find their strengths and weaknesses. With this information, the students’ success will depend on their thirst for knowledge. The Digital Media Institute provides the students with the information, tools and room for growth to whatever height the student chooses.

The Digital Media, Animation and Design degree has allowed past students to get a job right after program completion. This degree has also been an excellent jumping off point for students pursuing a Bachelors of Fine Arts and Master of Fine Arts degree as well. Allowing the student to find their passion before pursuing a very specific field at a much larger and more expensive university.

Digital media is a term used to cover a wide range of occupations. Careers from past DMI graduates include:

Web Design and Development

3D Modeling and Animation

Video Production and Digital Film

Visual Effects for Television and Film

Motion Graphics for Broadcast and Web

Graphic Design for Print and Digital