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Digital Gaming and Media

The Animation/Game Design program is designed to meet the growing need for professionally trained game artists and other media professionals. Students will acquire a fine arts base and go on to study current software applications in depth.

Types of work

This program is designed to prepare students to work in a variety of settings. Graduates will be able to create animated graphics for marketing and advertising communities, work on simulation development products, model fantasy characters for games, work on interactive media projects, etc. The degree has a strong emphasis on game development.

Future jobs*

In Washington, this occupation is expected to grow about 16% over the next six years.

Salary example*

In Washington, the average entry level wage for animators is $3,080 per month ($17.77 per hour). With more experience, the average wage is between $3,553 and $6,046 per month ($20.50 and $34.88 per hour).

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Animation/Game Design Salary in Seattle, WA