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Animation Schools, Degrees and Training Programs

Turn your talent and interest in art into a fulfilling career! A degree in arts and humanities specializing in computer animation, gaming animation or visual effects could be the start of a bright and successful future. You will enhance your artistic abilities by taking classes in computer animation, gaming animation and visual effects. In addition, you’ll have the opportunity to learn about the latest computer-aided software programs.

Featured Animation Schools and Degrees:

Kaplan University
The Kaplan University School of Technology and Design offers the following online degree in animation and multimedia:

  • Bachelor of Science in Information Technology / Multimedia and Animation

    This program offers courses in animation for gaming, graphics and multimedia for web design, website animation integration and animation behaviors. Graduates will be prepared to produce games and virtual tours or design eye-catching websites that blend interactive media with important consumer information.

    Kaplan University is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.

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Westwood College Online

American InterContinental University Online AIU Online offers the following online visual communications degrees:

  • Bachelor in Animation

    This program offers courses in technology and art, thus combining the skills and knowledge necessary to achieve excellence in animation. Courses offered enhance creativity and teach visualization skills, provide specialized training in industry-relevant design software and digital media equipment, and cover topics such as the laws of human motion, physics, psychology as applied to 2D and 3D characters, life drawing and rendering techniques, and the application of audio and video to an animation project. Graduates will have the ability to combine visual effects with live action to breathe life into 2D and 3D objects by modeling bone, skin and features, and then adding animated lifelike motions.

    Westwood College Online is accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges of Technology (ACCSCT).

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