Graduate Studies

Whether you want to take a weekend workshop, one course, a whole certificate, or an entire MFA, AIMS is eager to engage you in cutting-edge courses and facilities.

MFA in Experience Design (xdMFA)

AIMS has partnered with the Communication Design department to offer a Masters in Fine Arts in Experience Design (xdMFA). The Miami University xdMFA stands at the intersection of design and technology. It is specifically designed to help designers expand their understanding of technology and for technologists to better understand design. The XD:MFA brings these two traditionally divergent disciplines together through project-based courses and a diverse set of crafted experiences.

Learn more and apply: xdMFA program

Graduate Certificate in Interactive Media Studies

AIMS also offers a Graduate Certificate in Interactive Media Studies, as well as executive education workshops in a variety of topics essential to business professionals, including social media marketing, digital branding, interactive business communications, and design thinking. The program emphasizes multidisciplinary thinking, organizational problem-solving, research and inquiry, creative production and design, and communication skills. 

Learn more: Graduate Certificate in Interactive Media Studies