Computer Animation and Game Development

CSU, Chico Catalog Description

Some graduates with Computer Animation and Game Development degrees have pursued one or more of the following occupations:

Advertising/Public Relations
Commercial Designer
Computer Animator
Computer Programmer
Computer Sales Representative
Computer Support Specialist
Database Administrator
Desktop Publisher
Digital Artist

Graphic Designer
Graphic Illustrator
Information Systems Manager
Instructional Designer
LAN/WAN Manager
Media/Communications Designer
Media Equipment Installer
Motion Picture/Video Industries
Multimedia Artist

Software Publisher
Technical Support Specialist
Technical Writer
Telecommunications Consultant
Training/Development Specialist
Video Game Designer
Video Producer/Editor
Web Designer
Web Publications Designer


  • Typically co-curricular activities, work experience and/or internships are essential (in addition to earning a college degree) to be competitive in the job market upon graduation.
  • Some occupations may require advanced degrees and/or training (check with the Career Center regarding your target occupations).
  • Please visit the Career Center (SSC 270) early in your college experience to get ideas on how to build your resume.

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