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Virtual Reality
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On Campus Programs

Become a Production Ready Film or Game Artist in 12 Months

Online Bachelor’s Degree Programs

Earn your Bachelor's Degree Online in 30 Months

Specialized Concentration Tracks

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GAMEDESIGN

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MIXED REALITYDEVELOPMENT

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GAMEPROGRAMMING

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PRODUCTIVITYTRACK

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MOBILE APP DEVELOPMENT

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GRAPHICS PROGRAMMING

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DAVE Student ACHIEVEMENTS

The DAVE School has a rigorous work schedule that aptly prepares you for the industry you’re about to embark upon. Showing how communication, strong work ethics and the ability to adapt to change are key to being successful in an industry where problem solving is vital. These fundamentals are shown through the leadership of our instructors each day, and it has been a pleasure to have learned from such talented artists in our industry.

Sandra Ross / AlumnaVFX Artist at MPC

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Dean Lewandowski

WETA Digital

“I decided to go to the DAVE School for a more focused learning experiencing. A few weeks after graduating the DAVE School, I was starting my first job in the industry as an artist on James Cameron’s Avatar.”

Rustin Devendorf

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Rustin Devendorf

StereoD

“Transformers 3 was the first project several DAVE School grads and myself had the privilege of working on at Digital Domain.”

Student Projects

What makes DAVE different

DAVE is the real collaborative studio experience

We offer game programming and design

DAVE loves games as much as you do!

Instructors with Real Studio Experience

Jon Gourley - Instructor DAVE 101
Generalist for Game of Thrones
Matt Killian - Instructor DAVE 401
AnimatorThe Green Lantern
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Environment ArtistForza Horizon 2
Tom Bremer - Instructor DAVE 401
Lighting and Layout ArtistThe Hunger Games

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