"Digital art is a term and a practice that has been prevalent in the museums and contemporary art sectors since the 1960s."
The MFA New Media program provides graduate students the opportunity to explore innovative approaches to digital art and design through theoretical and practical scholarship. As a smaller program with high-calibre students and first-rate digital facilities, the MFA in New Media offers an exceptional level of interaction with faculty who are practicing artists, designers, and scholars engaged in extensive collaboration and interdisciplinary research and production. Bolstered by prolific and national renowned fine arts and performance arts communities, the program offers students unique opportunities to contribute to the vibrant cultural of the region.
— Source: University of Lethrbidge's website