GET READY TO
Earn Your Degree
Turn fantasy into reality. Create out-of-this-world scenes using computer-generated imagery and 2D techniques taught by industry-experienced professionals. If you’re an aspiring animation director, visual effects specialist or 3D animator and want to work in post-production, then visual effects is the track for you.
WHAT TO EXPECT
Our conservatory structure allows students to select an industry-focused specialization based on their individual interests. Students learn 2D and 3D animation through our theory and technical based curriculum.
- • Our Bachelor of Science in Animation Degree with a concentration in Visual Effects is 120 credit hours and 36 months in length.
- • Each class is studied exclusively during a four-week period allowing students to focus on one particular subject at a time.
- • Courses include Compositing Fundamentals, Model Creation, Character Animation I & II, and Visual Effects Production I, II & III.
NOT YOUR AVERAGE CLASSROOM
Peek inside our animation labs and green screen stage with our virtual tour. Not only will you be exposed to industry-experienced faculty, you’ll work in a hands-on environment and learn the technical skills needed to excel in the field.
Step onto our sets and get a first-hand experience of our
Multiple Soundstages • Green Screen Stage • Dolby-Approved Dubbing Stage • 300-Seat Movie Theater • Avid Editing Lab and more!
Did you know that we offer daily tours of our campus?
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 an Alienware laptop with instructions on how to download your software package.*
ALUMNI MAKING IT
Shaping the Industry
Our talented alumni have gone on to do some pretty cool things. They thrive in their fields working for major studios like Marvel, Disney, DreamWorks, NBC and more. See how our growing network continues to make its mark on the entertainment industry.
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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