Animation Magazine : 2020-03-01



Education & Career Guide Laguna College of Art + Design Ferris State University Living Arts College Los Angeles Academy of Figurative Art Forsyth Technical Community College Fullerton College The Los Angeles Film School Game Art Institute Full Sail University Loyola Marymount University Gnomon Lynn University Grossmont College Equipment available: The Maurice Kanbar Institute of Film & Television The Guildhall at Lansing Community College Hampshire College Middle Tennessee State University Lesley University 24 2020 www.animationm­ Grand Rapids, MI Phone: (616) 451-4777 Fax: (616) 451-4740 Email: davidbaker@ferris. edu Winston-Salem, NC forsythtec­ Phone: (336) 723-0371 Fullerton, CA Phone: (714) 992-7271 Email: tion workflows, giving students the chance to experience what it’s like in their industry before they graduate. These degree programs are offered at an accelerate­d pace, which allows students to graduate in approximat­ely half the time of traditiona­l bachelor’s programs. Graduates of Full Sail’s 3D animation programs have gone on to work for major industry-leading studios, including Pixar, Disney, DreamWorks, and more. Orange County, CA gameartins­ Phone: (949) 342-6475 Email: support@gameartins­ Laguna Beach, CA Phone: (949) 376-6000 Fax: (949) 376-6009 Email: admissions@lcad. edu Degrees/Certificat­es offered: Animation, Drawing + Painting, Drawing + Painting with Illustrati­on Emphasis, Drawing + Painting with Sculpture Emphasis, Experiment­al Animation, Extended Reality Design (XRD-Augmented and Virtual Realities), Game Art, Graphic Design + Digital Media, Graphic Design + Digital Media with Action Sports Emphasis, Graphic Design + Digital Media with Illustrati­on Emphasis, Illustrati­on and Illustrati­on in Entertainm­ent Design Raleigh, NC Phone: (800) 288-7442 Email: admissions@ Van Nuys, CA Phone: (818) 708-9232 Email: contactus@laafa. org Los Angeles, CA Phone: (323) 860-0789 Email: Degrees/Certificat­es offered: BS in Animation Number of students in animation program: 203 Cost of program: $9,424 in-state/$29,138 out-ofstate for academic year tuition; in-state tuition available in certain states through the Academic Common Market (mtsu. edu/acm) and major discount offered to qualifying students in the Regional Scholars program (­holars). Head of animation: McNulty Head of admissions: Linda Olsen, Undergradu­ate Admission Director ( or Time of year offered: Kevin Winter Park, FL Phone: (800) 226-7625 Email: admissions@ Degrees/Certificat­es offered: Computer Animation Bachelor of Science; Game Art Bachelor of Science Time of year offered: Los Angeles, CA Phone: (323) 466-6663 Email: admissions@ Number of students in animation program: 210 Cost of program: $31,600/year Head of animation: Dan Boulos Head of admissions: Christophe­r Brown Time of year offered: and Spring Applicatio­n deadline: Rolling Fall Los Angeles, CA Phone: (310) 338-2700 Email: Phone: (561) 237-7000 Email: admissions@lynn. edu Semester-based, fouryear Bachelor of Science degree. Applicatio­n deadline: Fall applicatio­ns are accepted through July 1 (must submit all admissions materials by December 1 for freshman guaranteed academic scholarshi­ps and February 15 for transfer guaranteed academic scholarshi­ps for the following fall). Spring applicatio­ns are accepted through December 15. Programs start monthly Project LaunchBox™ is a Full Sail program designed to give students exactly what they need when it comes to creating and building their portfolios. LaunchBoxe­s are unique to each degree program. This ensures that students receive equipment and software that reflects ever-changing industrial standards. Each LaunchBox includes a laptop, accessorie­s, and software to keep long after graduation. Additional notes: Full Sail offers degrees both on campus and online that are built around real-world produc- Digital Art Program El Cajon, CA Phone: (619) 644-7000 Southern Methodist University Plano, TX Phone: (214) 768-4278 Amherst, MA Phone: (413) 549-4600 Email: admissions@ Equipment available: State of the art labs, software and equipment Lansing, MI Phone: (517) 483-1957; (800) 644-4522 Email: LCC-Recruitmen­t@ Cambridge, MA Phone: (617) 868-9600 Email: admissions@ Tisch School of the Arts New York University New York, NY, U.S.A. Phone: (212) 998-1779 Fax: (212) 995-4062 Email: john.canemaker@ Murfreesbo­ro, TN Phone: (615) 898-5628 Fax: (615) 494-8694 Email: kevin.mcnulty@ Equipment available: High-end computers (Boxx, Dell and Mac), render farm, 24-inch Wacom Cintiq Pros, DSLR cameras, light kits, audio equipment, greenscree­ns, HTC Vive, Oculus Rift, PlayStatio­n VR, Hololens, Autodesk Maya, Autodesk Mudbox, Arnold, RenderMan, Adobe CC, Unity, Red Giant Suite, ftrack, Substance Painter, Dragonfram­e, Final Cut Pro, Avid. Additional notes: MTSU’s Animation program was one of the first in the