Make a scene
Learn How to Create Visual Effects – Online
Today’s entertainment industry needs artists at every stage of production. Our Visual Effects program takes you through the entire production pipeline, from story boarding, sketching and modeling to character animation, special effects and final compositing. Are you ready to bring your art to the screen?
Our mission, your education
Our 36-month online Bachelor of Science degree in Animation with a concentration in Visual Effects begins with the fundamentals of computer-generated art. We familiarize you with the art concepts behind animation, drawing and other traditional forms of expression which are essential to getting art onto the computer. We’ll teach you how to work with the same hardware and software used by industry animators to develop the computer-animated elements you see in movies, television, commercials and more.
You’ll receive training in: Compositing • Character Animation • Scene Finishing • Model Creation • Storyboarding and more!
HOW IT WORKS
Our degree program is delivered 100% online through our Learning Management System, a secure web-based multimedia platform that is accessible 24 hours a day. Watch our tour video to learn more about your virtual campus and classrooms!
Gear & Software
Creative people need creative tools. As a digital animator, your computer becomes your canvas, palette and paint brush all-in-one. As a student, you’ll receive a TechKit which includes your own powerful laptop loaded with selected industry software.*
*Specific types of gear and gear info subject to change without notice.
ALUMNI MAKING IT
Our alumni have found work at many leading companies in the industry, here are just a few!
Admissions & Tuition
Are you ready to take that first step? Let’s help you get started. For more detailed information about the admissions process, please visit our Admissions Page. To learn more about tuition, click here.
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