Animation and 3D Student
College of Technology

BS in Animation and 3D

Art, Technology and Storytelling Combine for Dynamic Career Options

Drawing, animation, character creation, rigging, morphing, particles, texturing, lighting—it’s all part of WilmU’s Animation and 3D bachelor’s degree program. Computer-generated graphics are used commercially every day in nearly every industry, and WilmU’s 100% online animation bachelor’s degree will prepare you for a vibrant career in this expanding field.

Robust 3D Animation Curriculum That Builds Mastery

The core of this animation and 3D degree program focuses on critical skillsets: the hand-drawn art of animation, digital 2D animation, 3D sculpting and 3D animation. In addition, you’ll gain skills in graphic design, compositing and sound.

Build Your Resumé and Animation Skills

Under the guidance of faculty with extensive field experience, you’ll explore real-world production concepts and will learn to practice a professional animation workflow. You’ll build and refine your skills using industry standard software—including Harmony ToonBoom and SideFX Houdini—and will graduate with a professional portfolio, ready to share with prospective employers.

Enhance Your Animation Degree with a Certificate

Earn an additional credential without adding extra time or cost to your bachelor’s degree program! Choose from certificates including 3D for Digital Media, Graphic Design, Web Design, and Technology Project Management.

This program at Wilmington University is Middle States Accredited Wilmington University is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education,
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Related Degrees and Certificates

Finish your BS in Animation and 3D degree faster by transferring credits.
40 courses 120 total credits

$1,143 per course

Cost of a typical 3-credit course taken at our
New Castle campus or online. Wilmington University tuition is based on cost-per-credit.
You only pay for the courses you need to complete your Animation and 3D degree.

The Animation and 3D degree is available in the following formats and locations:



Career and industry outlook for B.S. in Animation and 3D graduates.

Enter into a growing field, or advance in your current position. The B.S. in Animation and 3D provides many options.

Source: Emsi Economic Modeling, LLC

7% Job Growth

More than 9,000 Annual Openings

$28.32 Median Hourly Earnings

Animation evokes the idea of cartoons and entertainment, but in today’s world, animation and 3D have applications in many industries, like health care, architecture, agriculture, and education. This bachelor’s program thoroughly prepares students in the art and technology of animation and 3D. —Timothy Day, program chair
Tim Day, program chair

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