Animation in Nevada

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Schools Offering Animation Programs in Nevada


Each year, approximately 0.1% of Nevada graduates receive degrees in animation. Thus, Nevada's 5 animation schools put out approximately 44 animators each year.

Top Schools

The top-ranked school in Nevada that has a animation program is The Art Institute of Las Vegas. The Art Institute of Las Vegas, which was ranked 75th in the country in 2010, is located in Henderson. In 2010, 28 students graduated from The Art Institute of Las Vegas' animation program. The tuition rate at The Art Institute of Las Vegas was $17,316 per year.

The second-ranked school in Nevada that has a animation program is ITT Technical Institute-Henderson. ITT Technical Institute-Henderson, which was ranked 79th in the country in 2010, is located in Henderson. In 2010, ITT Technical Institute-Henderson graduated 13 students from its animation program. The tuition rate at ITT Technical Institute-Henderson was $18,048 per year.

Nevada State College, which was ranked 79th nationwide in 2010, is the third-ranked school in Nevada that has a animation program. It is located in Henderson. Students at Nevada State College paid $3,563 per year in tuition fees.

Cost

Tuition at Nevada's animation schools ranges from $18,048 per year to $2,243 per year. But, the average tuition is $10,293 per year. In 2010, the animation schools that charged the highest tuition rates in Nevada were:

  1. ITT Technical Institute-Henderson - located in Henderson, students are charged $18,048 per year
  2. The Art Institute of Las Vegas - located in Henderson, students are charged $17,316 per year
  3. Nevada State College - located in Henderson, students are charged $3,563 per year

The lowest tuition rates at Nevada animation schools were charged at the following schools:

  1. College of Southern Nevada - located in Las Vegas, students are charged $2,243 per year
  2. Nevada State College - located in Henderson, students are charged $3,563 per year
  3. The Art Institute of Las Vegas - located in Henderson, students are charged $17,316 per year

An animation degree from a Nevada school... what next?

The highest percentage of animation graduates in Nevada pursue careers as an animator. If you decide to work as an animator in Nevada, you will be joining the ranks of approximately 270 Nevada animators as of 2010. The following counties have the largest number of Nevada animators:

  1. Clark County - 180 animators

Projected Growth

The government projects that by 2018, the number of animators in the state of Nevada will grow to 730. This would require a 12% growth in the profession.

Salary

On average, an animator earns a salary of $55,060 per year in Nevada state. However, this number is only an average. animators in Nevada had varying salaries from $26,840 to $92,730 per year in 2010. An animator in the following Nevada counties makes the highest salaries on average:

  1. Clark County - $56,000 per year

More Information

The charts and graphs below have additional Nevada statistics regarding a career in animation. Take a look and compare salaries with various related fields such as computer animation or design.

Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.

  • Associate's Degree in Animation in Nevada
  • Bachelor's Degree in Animation in Nevada

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
7,614 miles from location ITT Technical Institute North Las Vegas NV n/a n/a n/a
7,617 miles from location College of Southern Nevada Las Vegas NV 8.76905 n/a 42,108
7,605 miles from location Nevada State College Henderson NV 12.2875 49% 2,516
7,612 miles from location The Art Institute of Las Vegas Henderson NV 25.3853 97% 1,346
7,609 miles from location ITT Technical Institute-Henderson Henderson NV 21.4047 100% 1,193
 

Curious what studying Animation gets you?

Check out the different options and how they're looking in Nevada

Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
1
Graphic Designers + 1,530 $47,300 26.4%
2
Multimedia Artists and Animators + 270 $55,060 107.7%
3
Fine Artists, Including Painters, Sculptors, and Illustrators + 60 $58,970 -14.3%
 

Got your degree? Time to find a job!

Below are animation related jobs in Nevada