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Animation? Design? Game Art?

Articles on the Different Types of Animation, Design, and Gaming Degree Programs

Written by ACR StaffJanuary 5, 2012
Did you know.... In 2013 every movie nominated for an Oscar Award in the Best Visual Effects category had graduates from The Digital Animation & Visual Effects School (DAVE School at Universal Studios Orlando) in the credits. This year (2014), four of the five nominated films - The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug, Iron Man 3, The Lone Ranger, and Star Trek Into Darkness- included DAVE School graduates. Those 4 films alone employed nearly 70 DAVE School graduates last year.
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At Animation Career Review we have published dozens of articles detailing the different types of degree programs available in animation, design, gaming, and related fields. Each article defines the program, details the typical coursework involved and notes the type of career paths available to someone with that particualr degree. Bookmark this handy dandy list for future use.

3D Animation Degrees

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Animation Degrees

Cartooning Degrees

Communication Design Degrees

Computer Animation Degrees

Computer Art Degrees

Creative Arts & Technology Degrees

Digital Animation Degrees

Digital Design & Illustration Degrees

Digital Filmmaking Degrees

Digital Media Degrees

Digital Video Degrees

Drawing Degrees

Electronic Media Degrees

Entertainment Design Degrees

Film & Animation Degrees

Film, Television & Digital Media Degrees

Film & Video Degrees

Fine Arts Degrees

Fine Arts Degrees with emphasis in 3D Graphics and Animation

Game Art & Animation Degrees

Game Design & Development Degrees

Game & Interactive Media Degrees

Game Production and Management Degrees

Graphic Design Degrees

Graphic & Interactive Communication Degrees

Illustration Degrees

Interaction Design and Art Degrees

Interactive Arts & Media Degrees

Integrated Media Degrees

Motion Technology Degrees

Multimedia Arts & Design Degrees

Multimedia Studies Degrees

New Media Degrees

Studio Art Degrees

Technology Management Degrees

Virtual Modeling and Design Degrees

Visual Arts Degrees

Visual Communications Degrees

Visual Effects Degrees

Visual Effects Animation Degrees

Web Animation Degrees

Web and Multimedia Environments Degrees