Program Contact

Brian Magerko
School of Literature, Media, and Communication
Georgia Institute of Technology
Technology Square Research Building
85 5th Street NW
Atlanta, GA 30308-1030

Application Deadlines

February 1

December 15

Admittance Terms


Areas of Research

  • Media Theory, History, and Criticism
  • Digital Art and Design
  • Educational Applications
  • Experimental Game Design
  • Information and Interaction Design
  • Interactive Narrative
  • Experimental Television
  • Mixed Reality
  • Physical Computing

Interdisciplinary Programs

Standardized Tests

GRE Requirement: Not required at any level of our program for 2021 admissions

TOEFL Requirements

  • Institute Code: 5248
  • Department Code: 98
  • Minimum Score Required:
    • Paper-based: 650
    • Internet-based: 114, with minimum section scores of 19

Application Requirements

  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Personal Statement explaining the role of the DM program in the applicant's creative, intellectual and professional development
  • Writing sample and online portfolio, submitted via the Application Portal


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