As of March 16, operations at the Department of Media, Culture, and Communication have moved online. Staff are working remotely and are ready to assist you, but please note that our building at 239 Greene Street is closed.
To our students: your wellbeing is our principal concern. Please reach out as often as necessary in the days ahead.
Welcome to the NYU Department of Media, Culture, and Communication
We specialize in the study of media and technology in their cultural, social, and global contexts. Our faculty research and teach on media topics spanning the globe — from East and South Asia to Western Europe, the Americas, and Africa.
The media studies BS engages the history, present, and future of global media, offering significant opportunities to study media abroad in international contexts.
The media studies MA trains agile researchers of a shifting media landscape. You will analyze media and culture in the context of globalization and emerging technologies.
The interdisciplinary media studies doctorate foregrounds a diverse array of research methods and theoretical frameworks.