Profiles of Schools/Colleges in New Mexico (NM) Offering Animation, Design, Gaming, and Media Related Programs

Our 2014 rankings of the Top 10 Animation Schools in the Southwest. We define the Southwest as Texas, Oklahoma, Arizona, New Mexico, Colorado, Utah, and Nevada.

For an explanation of ranking criteria, click here.

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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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Top 10 Animation and Game Design Schools in the Southwest

Our 2013 list of the Top 10 Animation and Game Design Schools in the Southwest. We define the Southwest as Texas, Oklahoma, Arizona, New Mexico, Colorado, Utah, and Nevada.

For an explanation of ranking criteria, click here.

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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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List of New Mexico schools with animation degree programs

Below is a New Mexico school that offers animation degree programs:
Eastern New Mexico University, Portales

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List of New Mexico schools with graphic design degree programs

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

Eastern New Mexico University, Portales
Programs available: B. F. A. Art with Animation, Media Arts and Design or Graphic Design Emphasis

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 Santa Fe, New Mexico

High tech professionals all around the city of Santa Fe, New Mexico are lately pursuing careers as mobile app developers.   Apps are used for trivia games, finding search engines, converting metric units, sending emails and countless million more assorted functions.  There's even an app that reads minds, and we know exactly what you think of it.  Santa Fe businesses represent a wealth of opportunities in the field of mobile app design.

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Albuquerque, New Mexico

The city of Albuquerque, New Mexico is alive with high tech commercial businesses that benefit from mobile applications.  Apps are used for scanning interactive maps, answering random trivia questions, dictating memos, converting metric units and millions more broadly assorted purposes.  For the faint of heart, there's even a news app that covers only pleasant, nice news stories like the one about a boy who got a bird for a pet.  Companies in Albuquerque represent an intense economic demand for local app developers.

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How to become a mobile app developer in New Mexico

The state of New Mexico is replete with locally based corporations in search of developers of mobile applications.  Apps are used for real-time viewing, scanning maps, flash card study aids, memo dictation and millions more assorted purposes.  There's even an app that makes the user appear to be drinking a glass of beer.  Sometimes even the silliest apps achieve great financial success.  These days, more and more high tech professionals everywhere in New Mexico seek lucrative careers as app developers.

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How to become an illustrator in Santa Fe, New Mexico

The stunning city of Santa Fe, New Mexico is famous for its local arts culture and numerous visual media-related corporations.  Santa Fe also supports a lush community of talented resident artists landing lucrative full time positions (as well as freelance gigs) in the field of commercial illustration.

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