College of Applied and Technical Studies

About This Program

Ready to turn your passion for games and animation into a profession? Kent State University's Animation and Game Design bachelor's degree program is the perfect place to start. With a cutting-edge curriculum and access to state-of-the-art technology, you'll be equipped with the skills you need to make your mark in the industry. Read more...

Contact Information

Program Delivery

  • Delivery:
    • In person
  • Location:
    • Kent Campus
    • Stark Campus
    • Tuscarawas Campus

Examples of Possible Careers and Salaries*

Artists and related workers, all other

  • -0.2% little or no change
  • 13,100 number of jobs
  • $65,800 potential earnings

Special effects artists and animators

  • 4.1% about as fast as the average
  • 67,500 number of jobs
  • $77,700 potential earnings


National Association of Schools of Art and Design (NASAD)

* Source of occupation titles and labor data comes from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics' Occupational Outlook Handbook. Data comprises projected percent change in employment over the next 10 years; nation-wide employment numbers; and the yearly median wage at which half of the workers in the occupation earned more than that amount and half earned less.