The Animation major is designed for those who wish to work professionally in animation and/or imaging, including character animation, video games, motion graphics, visual effects, simulation and visualization, and image manipulation. This program blends theoretical and hands-on approaches to traditional and digital animation. Students are encouraged to complete their education with internships in professional settings. The major requires a minor in Art.
The B.S. in Animation is accredited by NASAD, National Association of Schools of Art and Design. In the spirit of sharing information related to the program's performance with the public, the following data is provided.
Junior Retention Rates
Time to Degree
- Total Credit Hours Required for Degree: 120
- Total Time to Graduate (14-17 Credit Hours Each Term): 8 Semesters or 4 years (if
attending only fall and spring terms)
*The time to graduation is for students beginning the program with no prior college credit.
- B.S., Animation Academic Map