Profiles of Schools/Colleges in Kentucky (KY) Offering Animation, Design, Gaming, and Media Related Programs

Our 2014 rankings of the top game design and development schools in the South. 

We define the South as Florida, Georgia, Alabama, Louisiana, North Carolina, South Carolina, Kentucky, West Virginia, Tennessee, Mississippi, Arkansas.

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Our 2014 rankings of the top animation schools in the South.

We define the South as Florida, Georgia, Alabama, Louisiana, North Carolina, South Carolina, Kentucky, West Virginia, Tennessee, Mississippi, Arkansas.

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Our 2014 list of the Top 100 Animation School Programs in the US. For an explanation of ranking criteria, click here.

11. California Institute of the Arts, Valencia, California 
When the Los Angeles Conservatory of Music and the Chouinard Art Institute merged in 1961 with the help of none other than Walt and Roy Disney, it became one of the most coveted artist’s communities on the west coast. Dubbed California Institute of Arts (better known as CalArts), the school quickly climbed the ranks to become one of the top ten schools for aspiring animators and America’s top college for students in the arts.

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We started publishing regional and national lists in 2012 in response to myriad emails from aspiring animators and game designers asking us what the best schools were in the US, a given State, or in a particular area of the country.

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So, you’re interested in animation programs in the charming American south? Lucky for you, the region offers a wide range of educational opportunities for future animators, but you might have to look a bit harder at times. That’s why we’ve compiled our own list of 20 southern schools worthy of your attention. Comparing programs can be akin to comparing apples to oranges, but we’ve tried to provide you with a solid list of programs that touch every area of animation. Mind you, when it comes to landing your first- or fifth- industry job, studios will first and foremost look at the applicant’s portfolio and personality. An education should provide you with the foundation you need to thrive.

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List of articles profiling Kentucky schools with animation, design, and gaming p

At Animation Career Review we have profiled colleges across the US that offer animation, design and game related programs. Below is a list of profiles of Kentucky colleges:

Murray State University

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List of Kentucky schools with graphic design degree programs

Below is a list of Kentucky schools that offer graphic design programs:

Brown Mackie College, Louisville
Programs available: Associate of Applied Science in Graphic Design

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How to become a mobile app developer in Louisville, Kentucky

The city of Louisville, Kentucky is alive with local opportunities in the field of mobile app design.  Apps can be used to check local weather, get driving directions, cast the news, use a compass, do your math homework and about a million other useful (and pointless) functions.  The app store even has a dog whistle app that emits high frequency sounds only dogs can hear.  Whatever is your pleasure, there's probably an app for that.

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How to become a mobile app developer in Lexington, Kentucky

Career-seeking techies in the city of Lexington, Kentucky are increasingly landing local employment as developers of mobile applications for hand held electronic devices.  Mobile apps are used to look up local events, play games, manipulate visual images, utilize search engines and find nearby homes for rent, among countless other broadly assorted functions.  There's even an organizer app by which men can keep track of the lies they tell women to decrease the risk of getting caught.  Don't laugh.  This handy little digital doohickey has undoubtedly saved a few marriages, not to mention lives.

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How to become a mobile app developer in Kentucky

Name any human activity.  Chances are, there's an app for that.  Apps can be used for horoscope predictions, interactive games, news broadcasts, recipe books, photography and infinite other digital tasks running the range from flat-out indispensable to exceedingly absurd.  There's even an app that makes farting noises, if you're into that sort of thing.  These days, high tech professionals throughout the state of Kentucky pursue rewarding careers as app developers.

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