Austin Community College District

Arts & Digital Media Division 

A Message from the Dean’s Office

Welcome to the Arts & Digital Media Division at Austin Community College, where we are committed to a culture of innovation and inclusive excellence. Our programs are widely known throughout central Texas and we offer a wide variety of programs for you to explore. Housed at our newly renovated Highland Campus, our new teaching, creative, and performance spaces serve as a catalyst for supporting the creative economy of Austin and beyond. 

Arts & Digital Media classes and programs provide exciting and real-world educational opportunities for students from all backgrounds and interests. We offer hands-on learning on the most up to date technology and equipment as we aim to position our students to be successful in reaching their educational and career goals through an interdisciplinary pathway of leading-edge industry technology training and integration, university transfer preparation, and personal enrichment. 

Arts & Digital Media faculty and staff are skilled educators, industry professionals, and experts in their fields who are dedicated to student success. As you explore our programs, events, publications, and offerings, we hope you will see that your story starts here.

Perry Crafton, Dean of Arts and Digital Media

ADM Featured Events

May 30: Makers & Methods: Hearts Like Fists

May 30: Makers & Methods: Hearts Like Fists

Please join us on Thursday, May 30th at 1 PM for our next Makers and Methods event at the Highland Campus Building 2000 Black Box! Get a "behind the scenes' peek at the collaboration and design process for our upcoming production of ACC Drama's Hearts Like Fists!...

Drama: Hearts Like Fists: June 7-23

Drama: Hearts Like Fists: June 7-23

Hearts Like FistsBy Adam SzymkoviczDirector: Marcus McQuirterHLC2 Black Box TheaterJune 7th- June 23rdFriday & Saturday 7:30 PMSunday 2:00 PMASL Interpreting Students at June 14th-16th performances.“A superhero noir comedy about the dangers of love. The city’s...

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Creative Career?

Do you have questions about how Arts & Digital Media can help you achieve your goals for a creative career in the future? Contact ADM for more information and about our division educational offerings. 

Latest News

News from Music – Fall 2023

News from Music – Fall 2023

As of Fall 2023, the Music Department has 249 students enrolled as Music Majors, which is 30% larger than last year, and nearly double the size from two years ago. Due to our significant growth, we welcomed 11 new faculty to ACC this fall: Stephen White, Full Time...

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