ITP | IMA offers four programs focused on creative and meaningful application of interactive tools and media.

Interactive Telecommunications Program (ITP - graduate)

ITP’s mission is to explore the imaginative use of communications technologies—how they might augment, improve, and bring delight, utility and meaning into people's lives. Students earn a terminal Master's degree after two years of intensive technical, creative and conceptual work. Graduate applications for the Fall 2024 cycle have closed. If you wish to be considered for a late application, please write to  Fall 2025 applications will be available mid-September!

For a good representation of the type of work that happens at ITP, see the ITP 2023 thesis project archive!

Interactive Media Arts (IMA – undergraduate)

IMA is an undergraduate program for students who want to explore the creative possibilities of technology and interactivity. Students achieve technical fluency in a wide variety of emerging forms of media and study the cultural and societal effects alongside a world class education in the liberal arts. Apply for the Fall 2025 term! Apply now to earn your BFA at IMA, NYU!

IMA Low Residency Program (IMA Low Res – graduate)

Low Res is a unique one-year graduate school experience in creative and meaningful application of technology that offers three site-specific sessions across the University’s Global Network interspersed by two semesters of online learning.

For a good representation of the type of work that happens at IMA Low Res, see the IMA Low Res 2022 thesis project archive!

The application for the Summer 2024 cycle is closed. Summer 2025 applications will be available mid-September!

ITP Camp (non-degree)

Applications for ITP Camp Summer 2024 is closed! 

ITP Camp provides a 4-week creative and cooperative playground during the month of June for exploring the latest possibilities with expressive technologies. This camp is for adult makers, artists, designers, technologists, musicians, programmers, fabricators and creatives at all stages of their careers and practices.


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