Unleash your imagination
Bring your creations to life
From visual effects in movies to the graphics in video games, you’re ready to learn it all. Digital art is one of the most vital career fields in the entertainment industry. Our program is designed to teach you the same techniques and technology used by professionals so you too can turn your dreams into reality.
our mission, your education
We want to train the next generation of creative professionals in the film, television, Virtual Reality and game industries. Our in-depth training curriculum requires no prior skills or special knowledge. Our goal is to develop your work to a professional caliber, no matter your current level. We offer two degree programs – a 36-month Bachelor of Science in Animation and an 18-month Associate of Science in Computer Animation. Both programs begin with a general introduction to the digital arts that make up the vast majority of the special effects and graphics seen in every major media outlet. If you have chosen to pursue your Bachelor’s degree, you will then select an area of focus in either Visual Effects or Game Art.
Bachelor’s Degree – Visual Effects
Want to learn how to create dynamic visual effects like you see in movies and television? From explosions to spaceships, with our VFX focus, you’ll learn how to integrate effects with live footage of actors on set.
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Bachelor’s Degree – Game Art
Beautiful artwork is what makes a game truly memorable. Learn to create 3D environments, props and characters and how to incorporate them into games and VR experiences.
This 18-month program helps you develop a strong foundation in digital art content creation by teaching you the fundamentals and centering on real-world production techniques, procedures and timelines.
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the studio lab, your classroom
Creative people need creative spaces. Pull up a chair in our advanced digital art studio, while immersing yourself in the creativity and vibrancy of Hollywood. Work on WACOM Cintiq interactive displays, loaded with creative software like the pros use, to bring your creations to life.
Inspiration can strike an artist anywhere. That’s why we outfit you with a powerful PC laptop, loaded with software which gives you the ability to create your artwork anytime, anywhere.*
the hollywood connection
A big part of being successful is being connected, and it’s also a big part of what makes our program exceptional. Located in the heart of the Entertainment Capital of the World, you have unparalleled access to the entertainment industry and all it has to offer.
our alumni making it
Los Angeles Film School alumni are doing exciting work. Check out 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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*Specific types of gear and gear info subject to change without notice. Entertainment Business Completer program does not receive a laptop.