Art Institutes

Animation & Effects

Tell stories. In a whole new way.

You’re wired for this. And we’re ready to help push your creativity and build the technical skills you need to create new characters and the worlds they inhabit.

Program Areas


Media Arts & Animation

The skills and imaginations of animators, 3D modelers, concept artists, compositors, and other creative minds are needed everywhere from film to TV.


Visual Effects & Motion Graphics

Use industry-standard technologies and your own imagination as you combine images, space, movement, and sound to create new worlds in film, TV, and other media.

Latest Happenings

Ai Orange County Animation & Effects
Ai California — Orange County Hosts VFX Workshops w/ Award Winning Studio The Mill

Orange County grad Felix Urquiza returned to campus for a series of workshops on modeling concepts, lighting, and portfolio building.

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Ai Orange County Animation & Effects
Mega Mini Monster Mash

Check out the pics from this awesome event!

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Animation & Effects
Ai California—Orange County’s Monster Creature Week a Success

The Art Institute of California—Orange County, a campus of Argosy University recently held Monster Creature Week.

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