Computer Graphics Technology

Use your creativity to bring all kinds of ideas to life, from animation to production simulations, and from game studies to web design.

In Purdue’s computer graphics program, you will turn your ideas (and ideas of others) into 3D models, digital animations, videos, interactive products and more.

Wherever people need to visualize a final product or another world, the skills of a computer graphics graduate can help.

The CGT degree in New Albany focuses on entertainment and media design. Courses include topics such as 3D modeling, animation, game studies, web programming & design, graphic design, illustration, photography, digital audio and video production.



Majors: Animation, Game Studies and Web Programming & Design

Special features

  • Take advantage of the flexible curriculum to specialize in an area based on your interests and talents
  • Benefit from faculty experience in computer graphics careers
  • Gain industry-standard experience in facilities with the latest technologies

  • Improve your career prospects with real-world research projects that allow you to work alongside faculty and for actual clients.
  • Opportunities to get involved with student groups at IU Southeast and our own ACM SIGGRAPH Student Chapter.
  • Become a part of the new STEAM Design Center.





David Bozell Alumni Profile
My degree gave me an understanding of and the ability to adapt with technology that has allowed me professionally to learn software quickly, evaluate problems, and visualize solutions to issues in the construction industry. These core principles are part of everyday life at CG Visions.
David Bozell
Computer Graphics Technology '96, MS '99
  • 3D Modeling and Character animation
  • Web Programming & Design
  • Graphic design and illustration
  • Interactive media, social media, mobile apps
  • Video production and editing
  • UX-User Experience Design
  • E-commerce and e-business