About the Program

The 3D Animation AAS degree prepares students for 3D animation careers throughout a variety of industries including visual communications, 3D game design, entertainment, forensic animation, and 3D medical animation. Students gain the comprehensive skills of modeling, texturing, special effects, character design, rigging, and animation that can be applied to any project. Emphasis is on providing the valuable technical, concept, and design skills necessary for those wishing to obtain a position as a 3D animator in the visual communications industry.

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Cost & Financial Aid

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    As a two-year public community and technical college, Century College receives funding from the State of Minnesota, keeping tuition rates significantly lower than private colleges and universities. With affordable tuition rates and financial aid and scholarship opportunities, our students avoid student loan debt.

    Financial Aid

    Century College is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission, and our programs quality for financial aid including grants, loans, and college work-study. Eligibility for financial aid is determined annually based on the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). Century College's Federal School Code is 010546.

    Scholarship Opportunities

    Each year, the Century College Foundation awards more than $300,000 in scholarships to our students. Students are encouraged to create an account and apply for scholarships online.

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Potential Job Titles

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  • Animators and Multi-media Artists *

* with bachelor’s and/or master’s degree

Salary Data

Animators and Multi-media Artists *
Average Wage: $26.17/hour
Top Earners: $37.83/hour

* with bachelor’s and/or master’s degree.
Information gathered pertains to seven county metro area - careerwise.minnstate.edu