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Animation, B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
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The Animation program offered by University of Saint Francis is structured to run like a professional animation studio, meaning you’ll start animating on day 1.

Throughout your time at USF, you’ll create professional quality animation and will graduate with an impressive portfolio of work.

You’ll connect to industry experts.

Over the years, our program has developed a national presence in the growing animation industry. As a result, you’ll be connected to important people, events, and opportunities.

Travel —Each year, Animation students travel to Burbank, CA, where they:

  • Attend the annual Creative Talent Network Animation Expo — the industry’s top event for animation talent
  • Meet with professionals (including USF alumni) at Disney, DreamWorks, Pixar, Warner Brothers, & Blizzard.

Workshops & Webinars with professionals, including a critique by Disney feature film animator and USF alum Adam Green ’02 (animator for Frozen and Moana).

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • 3-D computer animation
  • 2-D traditional and computer animation
  • Motion graphics
  • Multimedia design
  • Pre-visualization
  • Product development
  • Video game modeling and design
  • Visual effects for film and television

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:


    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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General Requirements

  • USF Application (Free & online)
  • Common Application
  • Transcripts
  • Test Scores (ACT, SAT)
  • Reference Request Form

Tuition Fee

  • International

    30380 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 30380 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    30380 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 30380 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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  • $965 per credit for Part-Time students

Living costs for Fort Wayne

  • 830 - 1270 USD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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