Using computer technology, students will be able to create designs and animation for various purposes. This technology is used in everything from education software to television and movies. Students who enjoy creating and computers will be able to combine the two while earning their degree. Many companies and other organizations have marketing departments that use media arts and animation for advertising purposes. Other positions as graphic designers, computer animation specialists, and consultants are also available.
Courses students will have to complete include 2-D, 3-D animation effects, story development, background design, character design, project management, and business management. Many people who work in this field lead groups or departments in order to keep projects on schedule. Those who want to be a part of the artistry as well as the business of media arts and animation will learn much from this degree program.