Degrees Offered: B. F. A. Digital Arts with Emphasis in Animation or Visual Effects; Graphic Design; Studio Art: New Genres
Tuition Information: Undergraduate $35,790 for the 2010 – 2011 school year
One University Drive
Orange, CA 92866
Scope of Program:
The Dodge College of Film and Media Arts at Chapman University offers students the opportunity to study and create in the state-of-the-art Marion Knott Studios. Digital Arts students take courses in graphics, storytelling, color theory and 3D computer graphics. Animation Emphasis students add coursework in digital storytelling, character animation and character design, while Visual Effects Emphasis students focus on digital illustration, product and character design and 2D computer graphics. Graphic Design students concentrate on illustration, typography, packaging, advertising design and book design. A junior year group show, senior internship and portfolio review round out the experience. Studio Art: New Genres students study video art, digital photography, drawing, design and digital media. Junior and senior exhibitions are required.
Applicants to Chapman University must submit the Common Application and supplementary documents. Merit-based and talent scholarships are available. Chapman University offers study abroad, travel course and international internship opportunities to all students who meet the academic prerequisites.