Quotes“Animation offers a medium of story telling and visual entertainment which can bring pleasure and information to people of all ages everywhere in the world.”
― Walt Disney
“The worst thing a kid can say about homework is that it is too hard. The worst thing a kid can say about a game is it's too easy.”
― Henry Jenkins
Computer Animation and Game DevelopmentPreviously named Applied Computer Graphics, Computer Animation and Game Development (CAGD) is the new name for our program focusing on, you guessed it, computer animation and game development! This change was not taken lightly and after much discussion it was decided that this new name will accurately and precisely convey what our program has to offer students interested in this exciting and diverse industry.
We invite you to explore our website and learn more about what our program focuses on and offers students the opportunity to achieve through hard work and perseverance. We welcome any questions you may have about Computer Animation and Game Development so please feel free to contact us at CAGD anytime.
Through the Computer Animation and Game Development Program here at CSU, Chico you could become a:
- Video Game Designer
- Video Game Producer
- Game Programmer
- 3D Animator
- 3D Modeler
- 3D Rigger
- Concept Artist
- Special Effects Artist
Do you want to make the most of your creative mind?
Computer Animation and Game Development is your answer!
O'Connell Technology Center Room 235
O'Connell Technology Center Room 236
Map of O'Connell Technology Center on Chico State Campus
APCG Changes Name to Computer Animation and Game Development!
Program name change effective Fall 2014!
Read about it in ECC Connections pages 20 to 22.
CAGD Student Places in Business Competition
Congratulations to our CAGD Student Nicholas DiNapoli for placing third in the Business Concept Competition hosted by the Center for Entrepreneurship. Read furhter to learn more about Nick's success in applying his team's game concept to a business model.
Global Game Jam 2015
CAGD gets recognized for Global Game Jam 2015!
24 HOURS Animation Contest
CAGD gets recognized for the 24 HOURS animation contest 2015!