Seton Hill’s new digital
humanities major has it all
As a student in the new Digital Humanities
Program at Seton Hill University, you will take a
unique combination of courses in English, graphic
and interactive design, business entrepreneurship,
communication and the humanities.
You will also choose an area of specialization
that supports your personal academic and career
goals, and you will gain practical experience in a
student-run design firm.
Seton Hill’s Schools of Humanities, Business,
and Visual and Performing Arts collaborated
to create the new digital humanities major. The
program is designed to prepare students for the
increasingly broad spectrum of careers that require
the ability to communicate well in a digital
Areas of specialization in the new major
include creative professional writing; graphic
design, web design and branding; and integrated
business, marketing and communication.
As with all majors at Seton Hill, identifying and
preparing for a career is part of the coursework,
so every student graduates with a clear path
A creative design firm, run by students, is an
integral part of the digital humanities program.
The design firm collaborates with creative
professionals and firms in the region to provide
business, marketing and communication services
to close to 40 regional nonprofits.
Digital humanities program majors intern with
this firm at least twice — once as a new student
and again as a senior.
Seton Hill is a leading, Catholic liberal arts
university that welcomes students of all faiths. It
has recently been awarded Apple Distinguished
School status for the sixth time.
Seton Hill is also a Military Friendly School, a
College of Distinction and a U.S. News and World
Report Best Regional University and Best Value
Seton Hill is known for preparing students who
are “fit for the world.”
The university’s career and graduate school
placement rate is well above the national average.
Ninety-eight percent of students graduating
with a bachelor’s degree from Seton Hill move
forward into careers or begin work on advanced
For more information on the digital humanities
major, visit setonhill.edu/digitalhum. To schedule
a campus visit, go to setonhill.edu/campusvisit.