Computer Graphics Technology

In order to ensure everyone’s safety and follow local directives, Purdue Polytechnic Richmond is now operating via distance until further notice. All classes will be conducted online for the remainder of the semester.
• Prospective students or others looking for general information can contact us by email: techrichmond@purdue.edu.
• To contact our administration, call our Purdue Richmond Office at 765-973-8228 or send an email to Michael Swain at swainmq@purdue.edu.

Use your creativity to bring all kinds of ideas to life, from animation to production simulations, and from gaming to building designs. In Purdue’s computer graphics program, you will turn your ideas (and ideas of others) into models, digital animations, interactive games and more.

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

In addition to a general computer graphics degree, you can develop more in-depth knowledge and skills in other areas:

  • Web Programming & Design
  • Technical animation
  • Manufacturing graphics
  • Construction graphics
  • Virtual product integration

Special features

  • Take advantage of the flexible curriculum to specialize in an area based on your interests and talents
  • Benefit from faculty experience in graphic or communication careers
  • Gain industry-standard experience in labs and 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

Brandon Oelling Alumni Profile
Because of the ever-changing nature of technology, it’s really about learning to manage and adapt to change that becomes as important as ever.
Brandon Oelling
Computer Graphics Technology '98