Graduates of graphic design program mentioned at Oscars

Graduates of graphic design program mentioned at Oscars

on Friday,February 19,2010 20:02


Students who choose to pursue a degree in graphic design or animation may be able to launch a career in the entertainment industry after they graduate.

This year, several individuals who earned degrees from Full Sail University are receiving credit at the Academy Awards.

A total of 53 of the school's former students were credited for their work on 22 Oscar-nominated films. In addition, Full Sail graduates worked on nine out of the ten films that are up for the Best Picture award.

Former students are mentioned in nominated films in categories such as Best Picture, Best Performance by an Actor/Actress in a Leading Role, Animated Feature Film, Cinematography, Music, Directing, Visual Effects, Film Editing and Sound Mixing.

These successful graduates may have received degrees in subjects including graphic design, recording engineering, computer animation, game design, digital art and design or media design.

Individuals who choose to pursue similar degrees may gain the opportunity to work on high-profile projects in the entertainment and media industry. These initiatives may include concerts, video and computer games, films or television shows.

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