2023-2024 CATALOG

The Academic Catalog is the official listing of courses, programs of study, academic policies and degree requirements for Loyola University Chicago. It is published every year in advance of the next academic year.

Digital Media and Storytelling (MComm)

Create a Personal and Rewarding Experience.

Loyola University’s Master of Digital Media and Storytelling program is for makers. Makers of all forms of digital content who desire the tools to turn their ideas into compelling, marketable stories they can share with the world. The two-year program prepares professionals for a career in digital media by teaching them the most important skills hiring managers need: How to write, shoot and edit powerful digital content.​

One of the greatest strengths of our program is that students can shape their own experience. Prospective candidates should demonstrate an interest in digital media and/or storytelling in relation to:

  • Journalism
  • Advertising
  • Public relations
  • Documentary filmmaking‌‌

Digital Media and Storytelling Program Highlights

  • Real-world curriculum equips students from diverse backgrounds with a broader, more in-depth skill set so that they can become productive members of communications teams in a variety of organizations.
  • Create a digital portfolio in the heart of Chicago–Courses take place at Loyola's Water Tower Campus in Chicago, a world-class city that is recognized as a leading communications and business district.‌
  • A capstone course that integrates learning from all coursework and culminates in a professional project that is widely distributed to the public.
  • Students can work with faculty to help determine the right career for them or how to become more marketable in their current area of employment.