Digital Animation Certificate of Achievement

This certificate focuses on the 2D and 3D animation process used in the entertainment industry and multimedia production. Students learn to develop and animate 2D and 3D characters and other objects used in animations and in games. This certificate prepares students for entry-level positions such as Character Designer, 2D/3D Animator, Visual Development Artist and provides students working in similar professions with additional skills and qualifications.

Associated Major Sheet (PDF)


Major/Program Requirements

Required Courses:

MULTI 100Multimedia Foundations


MULTI 111Adobe Photoshop I


MULTI 130Digital Illustration with Adobe Illustrator I


MULTI 1503D Modeling and Animation with Maya I


MULTI 152Motion Graphics with Adobe After Effects


MULTI 171 or CIS 162Adobe Animate


MULTI 214Digital Media Portfolio


MULTI 2503D Modeling and Animation with Maya II


Total Credit Hours:22.00-24.00

Recommended Courses:

MULTI 212Digital Media Careers


A student receiving a certificate in this field will be able to:

  • Demonstrate an understanding of concept, design and creation of 2D and 3D digital animation projects.
  • Select appropriate tools, materials and processes for a range of digital production contexts.


*Available as of 9/26/19