Computer Animation and Game Development

Welcome to the Computer Animation and Game Development (CAGD) Program! Our focus is on providing students with the skills necessary for success in the technically challenging fields of Game Development and Computer Animation.

  • game design concepts
Zach Brown Digital Art Concept
  • game scripting
Unity_Scripting
  • concept visualization
Katherine_Dorland_Concept
  • character and story development
Jordan_Austin_Character_Development
  • camera shot and lighting analysis
Boat_Under_Night_Sky
  • 3D modeling
Home office with African Theme
  • rigging
Rigging
  • and animating
Animation example image

Further study leads to animation production environments for those in the animation option and game studio environments in the game design option.


We invite you to explore our website and learn more about what our program focuses on and how hard work and dedication can open up opportunites to our students in these exciting career fields. We welcome any questions you may have about Computer Animation and Game Development so please feel free to contact us at CAGD anytime.

Collaborate with teams to make video games or animations.

3D Modeling - Group

  • Video Game Designer
  • Video Game Producer
  • Game Programmer
  • 3D Animator
  • 3D Modeler
  • 3D Rigger
  • Texturer
  • Concept Artist
  • Special Effects Artist
  • Storyboarder

Do you want to make the most of your creative mind?
Computer Animation and Game Development is your answer!

The Computer Animation and Game Development Program is housed in the College of Engineering, Computer Science, and Construction Management:
Program Director
Clarke Steinback
O'Connell Technology Center Room 235
(530) 898-5418
Program Office
O'Connell Technology Center Room 236
Map of O'Connell Technology Center on Chico State Campus

Features

CAGD News


Lucas Pico completes his Honors in the Major

Congratulations to Lucas Pico on completing his Honors in the Major requirements in Spring 2017!

ECGA Awards May 8th, 2017

Congratulations to all awardees for the Excellence in Computer Graphics Awards! We look forward to seeing more of your work in the future!

Congrats Grads!

The CAGD program would like to congratulate all of our graduates on a job well done. We know you will accomplish amazing things in your bright futures!

Announcements

Online Advising Appointment Scheduling

Please visit the following link to make an appointment: Appointment Scheduling

Scholarship Opportunities

ESA Foundation Scholarship Program

Scholarship opportunity for women and minority students!

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CAGD Computer Graphics Club

 

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