York University’s School of the Arts, Media, Performance & Design (AMPD) recognizes the increased demand for creative minds within the arts and in other fields, including science, technology, education, health and engineering. Based in a major research university, AMPD offers the most comprehensive arts education in Canada, fusing theory with practical, hands-on experience in our extensive, modern facilities.
The education and experience that you receive gives you the edge to succeed in the competitive, quickly evolving global economy. Creativity is the single most important transferable skill and an asset that is in critical demand across all industries and disciplines.
Open your mind to endless career opportunities, expected and otherwise. You could work as a technology developer, artist, curator, activist, policy maker, teacher, arts administrator and in countless hybrid careers that don’t exist today, but will emerge tomorrow.