Graduate Programs

CDM's graduate programs are designed to accommodate the working professional. Classes are offered in the evenings at DePaul's Loop Campus. In addition, CDM offers both individual courses and entire degree programs online. Our curriculum is structured to give you a solid foundation in the principles of each area of study, as well as a thorough understanding of specialized applications. Class projects focus on problem solving, teamwork, and knowledge sharing. Each student has a faculty advisor, a seasoned professional, with insights about a course of study based on opportunities in the field. The real-world perspective of CDM faculty gives you a practical advantage in shaping your education and your career.

At CDM, you get the right mix of theory and practice and the education you need to apply critical and creative thinking in new and unpredictable situations.

Master's Degree Programs

CDM offers 17 MS and MA degrees across three schools: Cinematic Arts, Computing, and Design

MFA Degree Programs

Choose from our 6 terminal degrees in film or game

Ph.D. Programs

Earn a doctorate in computer and information sciences or human centered design