Create Your Future in

Visual Effects

Explore our two exciting options for pursuing a Bachelor of Science in Animation with a concentration in Visual Effects. In both programs, you’ll develop a strong foundation in traditional art concepts before diving into computer-generated models, animation, and VFX using industry-standard hardware and software. No matter which path you take, our degree programs foster the critical thinking, problem-solving and analytical skills, to empower you to create your future in Animation.

On Campus

Our campus Bachelor of Science in Animation with a concentration in Visual Effects is an immersive program which explores traditional art concepts before delving into computer-generated models, animation, and visual effects. Dive into the world of 2-D and 3-D animation as you master the art of scene building, character design, technical direction, motion animation, visual effects animation, lighting, and rendering. This comprehensive degree takes you through the entire production pipeline, from storyboarding and sketching to character animation, visual effects, and final compositing equipping you with the essential knowledge and skills to get started in the Animation industry.


Our online Bachelor of Science in Animation with a concentration in Visual Effects emphasizes comprehensive knowledge in the creation and manipulation of 2-D and 3-D assets. Students acquire proficiencies in complementary media and digital courses that expand their prospects in related fields. Immerse yourself in the dynamic world of computer animation, honing skills essential for post-production workflows in film and game industries. This program unlocks opportunities for a future in visual effects, compositing, rotoscoping, and matchmoving.

Student TechKit®

Animators rely on high-performing gear and software to bring their creations to life. As an animation student, the TechKit® becomes your fully-armed battle station to design out-of-this-world VFX and animations for film, TV and video games.

Your TechKit® includes: Wacom Cintiq 16, ZBrush, Nuke, 4TB G-Tech ARMORATD, Alienware Mouse & Headphones, MSI 17.3 I9 W10P*

Success Stories

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.

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Financial Aid and Military Benefits available to those who qualify.