Programs of Study


career guide


Our Animation grads work all over the U.S. and the world. Listed below are a few Animation careers to think about and some of the brands that employ our alumni. Check out our Career Guide (top, right) for more on creative fields (including descriptions for 59 different possibilities) and a snapshot of just a few of our alumni.

Creative Careers

Architectural visualization producer, animator for commercials, augmented reality designer, character animator for feature films, effects house animator, game designer (online, console, and mobile), guerrilla marketer, live theater effects designer, projection map creator, rapid prototyping producer, television animator (e.g. adult series, children’s television, commercials)

Employers of Animation Alumni

Augenblick Studios, BBDO, GSW Worldwide, 20th Century Fox, Academy of Art University, Animax, Applied Learning Labs, Inc., Arclight Cinema, Black Entertainment Network, Cartoon Network, Creative Circle Seattle, DigiKnow, Disney Feature Animation, Electronic Arts, The Golf Channel, Gork Enterprises, J. Mendel, Little Airplane Productions, Lockheed Martin, Loth, Omnipath, PDI Dreamworks, Pixar Animation Studios, Playfish, Proctor & Gamble, Rhythm & Hues Studios, Stone Soup Animation, TenCent Boston, Time Warner, TimeGate Studios, Vigil Games, Xcelerate Media, YUM! Brands

Check out the CCAD blog for more success stories.

Career Services

Visit the Career Services pages to learn more about the resources available to our students as they navigate their way through finding the right internship, writing a stand-out resume, interviewing, and entering the creative workforce.