Careers in animation
Become a story and concept artist. Become a character technical director. Become a 3D animator. Today's animators are the storytellers who drive an entire industry, employing their unique artistic prowess in film, television, and online media. Isn't it time you joined them?
Launch your career as a professional:
- Story and concept artist
- Character technical director/rigger
- 3D animator
And get recruited and hired by the best of the best:
- 20th Century Fox
- Cartoon Network
Alumna Kate Kirby-O'Connell, character TD for Walt Disney Animation Studios
SCAD students have the resources they need to excel in fast-paced, modern workplaces, and in the most prestigious roles. Kate Kirby-O'Connell (B.F.A., animation, 2013), character TD for Walt Disney Imagination Studios, talks about how her imaginative childhood influences her animation.
"SCAD had everything I wanted and more! I was able to study 3D animation at an accredited university and take advantage of myriad resources and activities. When I visited, I instantly knew that SCAD was the place I wanted to be."Emily Steele | B.F.A., animation, 2018
SCAD will see you to success
- Résumé development
- Portfolio building
- Mock interviews
- Assistance finding internships and employment opportunities
With professional guidance and one-on-one advising, SCAD will help you kick-start your creative career.