Create Your Future In

Visual Effects

Online Bachelor of Science Degree in Animation

Alien worlds, fantasy realms, thrilling explosions and larger than life effects. Learn the skills needed to bring your digital art to life for film, TV and more. Each step of your journey brings new knowledge and proficiency. Begin with a foundation in art then explore the entire production pipeline as you learn about the Visual Effects process from start to finish.

We are a Houdini-Certified Animation Program Online.

You’ll Take Classes in:

  • Animation and Rigging Fundamentals
  • Storyboarding and Storytelling
  • Compositing and Scene Finishing
  • Visual Effects for Film
  • Visual Effects for Games
  • Character Visual Effects

Student TechKit®

The Animation TechKit® that you’ll get as part of the program includes your own MSI GE76 Raider laptop with Unreal Engine, Python, Autodesk Maya, Pixologic ZBrush and Nuke. You will also receive the entire Adobe Creative Suite, as well as a Wacom 16 Cintiq, Stealth Trooper Backpack, Gaming Mouse and Headset.*

Alumni Success

Our alumni have worked on award-winning productions in film, TV, music, animation and have worked for major studios like Marvel, Disney, DreamWorks, NBC and more.  From Oscar® nominations to VMA® wins, everyone’s path to success is different. What will yours be?

Financial Aid & Scholarships

Financial Aid is available to those who qualify and can include federal and private student loans, military benefits, grants and scholarships. To learn more about your options for paying tuition, fill out the form and an admissions representative will contact you.

Classes start soon, so fill in the form to begin your journey!