Art Degrees

Brookdale offers the following degrees and certificates in Art. Click on any degree name to read more in our online catalog.


Digital Animation and 3D Design A.A.S.

Students graduating with the Digital Animation and 3D Design AAS degree will have developed skills in modeling, editing, rendering and storyboarding. They will have gained command of the basic technical skills required in today’s highly competitive animation industry. Students will complete courses that provide them with technical skills and aesthetic proficiency. This program is designed to prepare students for entry level positions in digital animation.


Digital Animation and 3D Design A.A.S., Game Programming Option

This option is designed for students who are interested in the programming segment of game development. The emphasis is on developing the skills required to design, code and test programs which will ultimately become the backbone of an electronic game. This includes fundamental programming concepts as well as those demanded to develop interactive games.


Fine Arts Program A.F.A., Studio Art Option

The Associate of Fine Arts Degree in Studio Art provides a well-rounded education with the adequate range of liberal studies required by four-year Bachelor of Fine Arts programs. The Studio Art Option is designed for students seeking to transfer to a four-year college or professional art school. This option provides the courses necessary at the Associate degree level to transfer to a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Studio Art or Visual Art with a concentration in Drawing, Painting, Ceramics, Jewelry, or Sculpture. Because certain requirements may vary in some B.F.A. programs, students should identify transfer schools as early as possible, and work closely with counselors to insure selecting appropriate courses for smooth transfer.


Humanities A.A., Art Option

This option prepares the student for transfer to a four-year college or professional art school to major in the visual arts. It provides the core courses necessary for Bachelor’s degree programs in art, art education, art therapy, illustrating, jewelry, ceramics design and manufacture, and commercial art. Graduates of this option may choose to find art-related work and receive on-the-job training.


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