Full Sail University

Computer Animation

Bachelor of Science
Degree Overview

From implementing crowd scenes in a movie or television commercial to creating vast landscapes for a video game, artists use computer graphics in nearly every aspect of today’s entertainment industry.

Full Sail University’s Computer Animation bachelor of science degree program guides students through the same production pipeline used in professional studios – from storyboarding, sketching, and visual development to modeling and character animation, and final compositing.

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Course Highlights
  • Character Design and Creation - This course builds upon previously learned skills by applying knowledge to 3D characters. Students begin with preproduction of a character, developing concept art and character sheets.
  • Character Rigging - This course introduces students to the foundations of character rigging, which is the process of adding joints and controls to a character that allows an animator to make the it move in a realistic manner.
  • Animation Production - This course develops students' ability to plan, coordinate, and study assets, using traditional methods to demonstrate their learned strengths as a 3D artist.
Students & Faculty

Student Work Showcase: Computer Animation

Our Grads

Grads on the Record-Breaking 'Avengers: Infinity War’

Our Grads

I Made This: Azadeh Iranban's Demo Reel

Our Grads

The 90th Annual Academy Awards: Full Sail Alumni Credited on Oscar-Winning Projects

Momentum Scholarship

Qualified online students can receive up to $20,000 with the Momentum Scholarship. Financial aid available to those who qualify.

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It’s Not Too Late - Apply Today

Lock in current campus tuition rates with a May 28 or June 25 start date.

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Full Sail’s Project LaunchBox™

Project LaunchBox™ is a Full Sail program that provides students with powerful technology to help create projects. All of your files, multimedia creations, and coursework are at your fingertips 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Request more information about this program.

Components
  • Apple MacBook Pro
  • 3-yr Applecare Extended Warranty
  • LoJack - Theft Prevention 3-yr Subscription
  • Adobe Creative Cloud (Download)
  • Microsoft Office 365
  • Apple USB-C to USB Adapter
  • Belkin USB-C to Ethernet Adapter
  • Canon Flatbed Scanner (Online Only)
  • Final Cut Pro (Download)
  • iPad 5th gen 32gb WiFi (Online Only)
  • Microsoft Windows Operating System (Download) (WIN)
  • Nuke (Download) 30-mo License
  • SynthEyes (Download)
  • Wacom Intuos Pro Tablet
  • Zbrush (Download)
Project Launchbox

Pricing and package specifications are subject to change.
 Some Project LaunchBox™ components are distributed during students' second year; some Project LaunchBox™ components are downloadable items.

Whether you’re ready to apply or want to request more information about how to get started on your Full Sail University journey, our Admissions section has details on application requirements, tuition, and scholarships.

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