The key to success for today’s production artists is a combination of a strong visual development process, foundational art skills, and the ability to use digital art tools to produce their creations.
Students must have completed their sophomore, junior, or senior year* of high school in order to enroll in a Pre-College Program. See Admissions Information for more details about the additional application requirements for this course.
*Students MUST be within 18 months of their graduation date at the start of the program to be eligible for the Pre-College Program.
All Pre-College Program classes are held at DigiPen's campus in Redmond, WA (9931 Willows Road NE, Redmond WA, 98052).
In addition to the other application materials, students applying to the Game Art Production track of the Pre-College Program must submit an art portfolio containing five samples of original artwork. See the list of application materials below for additional details.
The Pre-College Program meets every Monday through Friday from July 5 to July 29, 2016.
|9:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.||ART||ART||ART||ART||ANIL|
|10:45 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.||ANI||CG||ANI||CG||CGL|
|12:15 p.m. – 1:15 p.m.||Lunch||Lunch||Lunch||Lunch||Lunch|
|1:15 p.m. – 4:15 p.m.||Project Lab||Project Lab||Project Lab||Project Lab||Project Lab|
$2,699 per four-week session, including a $50 non-refundable application fee. If admitted, students must submit a $549 non-refundable deposit within 10 business days of the date they are notified to secure their place in the program. The remaining balance of $2,100 is due by June 15, 2016.
Course materials are provided to students at no additional cost.