Computer Animation in Nevada

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Schools Offering Computer Animation Programs in Nevada


Each year, roughly 0.1% of Nevada students graduate with degrees in computer animation. Thus, Nevada's 5 computer animation schools put out approximately 44 computer animators each year.

Top Schools

The top-ranked school in Nevada with a computer animation program is The Art Institute of Las Vegas, which is located in Henderson. In 2010, it was ranked 75th nationwide. 28 students graduated with a degree in computer animation from The Art Institute of Las Vegas in 2010. The Art Institute of Las Vegas charged in-state students $17,316 in tuition fees per year.

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

The third-ranked school in Nevada with a computer animation program is Nevada State College, which is located in Henderson. In 2010, it was ranked 88th nationwide. Students at Nevada State College paid $3,563 per year in tuition fees.

Cost

If you choose to attend a Nevada computer animation school, average tuition will be $10,293 per year. However, tuition at your particular institution may range from $2,243 per year to $18,048 per year. The highest tuition rates in 2010 at Nevada computer animation schools were charged at the following schools:

  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 following Nevada computer animation schools had the lowest tuition rates:

  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

A computer animation degree from a Nevada school... what next?

Most people who graduate from computer animation school in Nevada go on to work as a computer animator. If you decide to work as a computer animator in Nevada, you will be joining the ranks of approximately 270 Nevada computer animators as of 2010. The largest populations of Nevada computer animators are working in the following counties:

  1. Clark County - 180 computer animators

Projected Growth

According the US Bureau of Labor Statistics the number of computer animators is expected to grow by 12% by 2018. There are projected to be 730 computer animators working in the Nevada then.

Salary

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

  1. Clark County - $56,000 per year

More Information

Take a look at the graphs and charts below for additional Nevada statistics regarding a career in computer animation and to compare salaries with a variety of related fields such as design or computer animation.

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

  • Associate's Degree in Computer Animation in Nevada
  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer 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 Computer 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)
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Multimedia Artists and Animators + 270 $55,060 107.7%
 

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