Computer Animation in Utah

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Schools Offering Computer Animation Programs in Utah


Around 0.1% of Utah's graduates graduate from computer animation degree programs every year. That means an estimated 47 computer animators graduate from Utah's 5 computer animation schools each year.

Top Schools

The top-ranked school in Utah that has a computer animation program is Brigham Young University. Brigham Young University, which was ranked 56th in the country in 2010, is located in Provo. 19 students graduated with a degree in computer animation from Brigham Young University in 2010. The tuition rate at Brigham Young University was $4,420 per year.

ITT Technical Institute-Murray, which was ranked 76th nationwide in 2010, is the second-ranked school in Utah that has a computer animation program. It is located in Salt Lake City. In 2010, ITT Technical Institute-Murray graduated 20 students from its computer animation program. Students at ITT Technical Institute-Murray paid $18,048 per year in tuition fees.

Salt Lake Community College, which was ranked 76th nationwide in 2010, is the third-ranked school in Utah that has a computer animation program. It is located in Salt Lake City. In 2010, 8 students graduated from Salt Lake Community College computer animation program. Salt Lake Community College charged in-state students $2,932 in tuition fees per year.

Cost

If you choose to attend a Utah computer animation school, average tuition will be $10,722 per year. However, tuition at your particular institution may range from $2,932 per year to $18,048 per year. In 2010, the following Utah computer animation schools had the highest tuition rates:

  1. ITT Technical Institute-Murray - located in Salt Lake City, students are charged $18,048 per year
  2. The Art Institute of Salt Lake City - located in Draper, students are charged $17,488 per year
  3. Brigham Young University - located in Provo, students are charged $4,420 per year

The following Utah computer animation schools had the lowest tuition rates:

  1. Salt Lake Community College - located in Salt Lake City, students are charged $2,932 per year
  2. Brigham Young University - located in Provo, students are charged $4,420 per year
  3. The Art Institute of Salt Lake City - located in Draper, students are charged $17,488 per year

A computer animation degree from an Utah school... what next?

The highest percentage of computer animation graduates in Utah pursue careers as a computer animator. In 2010, there were 220 computer animators working in Utah. In Utah, the largest numbers of computer animators work in the following counties:

  1. Salt Lake County - 140 computer animators
  2. Juab County

Projected Growth

The government projects that the number of computer animators in Utah will grow by 20%. By 2018, there will be an estimated 760 computer animators working in Utah.

Salary

A computer animator in Utah makes an average of $52,370 per year. However, this number is only an average. computer animators in Utah had varying salaries from $25,880 to $83,640 per year in 2010. The counties in Utah with the highest average salary for a computer animator are:

  1. Salt Lake County - $54,610 per year
  2. Juab County - $49,100 per year

A computer animator in the following counties in Utah make the lowest salaries on average:

  1. Juab County - $49,100 per year
  2. Salt Lake County - $54,610 per year

More Information

For more data regarding a career in computer animation in Utah and to compare salaries with various related fields such as design or computer animation, take a look at the graphs and charts below.

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

  • Associate's Degree in Computer Animation in Utah
  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Animation in Utah

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
7,360 miles from location Broadview University-Salt Lake City Salt Lake City UT n/a n/a n/a
7,364 miles from location Salt Lake Community College Salt Lake City UT 17.6641 n/a 34,966
7,356 miles from location Brigham Young University Provo UT 43.6667 77% 34,130
7,362 miles from location ITT Technical Institute-Murray Salt Lake City UT 23.7459 100% 748
7,364 miles from location The Art Institute of Salt Lake City Draper UT 12.4212 100% 439
 

Curious what studying Computer Animation gets you?

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Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
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Multimedia Artists and Animators + 220 $52,370 10.0%
 

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