Clemson University

Interdisciplinary Programs

Digital Production Arts

Address:

Strom Thurmond Institute

Clemson, SC 29634

United States

Phone:

864-656-4121

Fax:

864-656-0311

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Digital Production Arts

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The Master of Fine Arts in Digital Production Arts (DPA) at Clemson University is a professional degree program aimed at producing technically savvy, artistically talented graduates who are sought after by the growing electronic arts industry, particularly by those companies engaged in special effects within the entertainment and commercial video, film, and gaming industries. The recent advent of dramatic special effects in film, television, and games has created an unprecedented demand for education programs leading to careers in the field. To fill this need, the DPA program offers a unique blend of instruction from art, computer science, computer engineering, graphic communications, performing arts, philosophy and psychology, together with newly designed courses targeted at production techniques specific to the animation effects industry.

Accreditation:

Clemson is classified by the Carnegie Foundation as a Doctoral/Research University-Extensive, a category comprising less than 4 percent of all universities in America.

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: No

International Financial Aid: No

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Fringe Town

Size & Settings: 10,000-19,999

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