Innovation That Will Fuel the Future

Our courses and programs position Emerson among the nation’s most accomplished colleges. To stay ahead in both teaching and professional excellence, Emerson invests in new infrastructure and technology to support the dreams of our community. From our pioneering speech pathology programs to our Engagement Lab to the nation’s #1 ranked college radio station—Emerson has always exemplified the spirit of innovation.

Virtual and Augmented Reality

Groundbreaking virtual reality (VR) filmmaking courses are now offered in both Boston and LA, allowing students to explore the burgeoning field of live action filmmaking for VR headsets.

Engagement Lab

This applied research lab integrates technology, art, and media to create data-driven tools, games, and public projects that inspire civic engagement.

E3 and Emerson Launch

The Annual E3 Expo is the culmination of the Entrepreneurial Studies Program, showcasing student ventures developed over the course of the school year. Students make their pitches, competing for cash awards and feedback on inventive and ambitious startup ideas.