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Faculty of Animation, Arts & Design

Computer Animation

Launch your career in 3D animation.

Admission Requirements

Program Eligibility

  • A postsecondary diploma or degree in art and/or design.


  • Demonstrated competence through a minimum of two years of relevant work experience.

Credentials earned at less than the equivalent of an Ontario College Diploma will not be considered as having met the academic entrance requirements. After completing our Computer Animation program, students may wish to further their studies in one of our advanced programs of specialization: Visual Effects or Digital Creature Animation.

Applicants who are over-qualified may be offered alternate post-graduate programs such as Visual Effects or Digital Creature Animation.

Applicant Selection

Eligible applicants are selected on the basis of:

A portfolio review fee is required with the submission.

Postsecondary transcripts, indicating courses completed to date, must be submitted to at the time of application.

Domestic applicants with education outside of Canada must have their transcripts assessed for equivalency through ICAS or WES. A general (document-by-document) or a comprehensive (course-by-course) assessment is required.

Applicants who do not meet the admission requirements for this program will be assessed and advised individually and may be considered for other, related programs.

English Language Proficiency

All applicants whose first language is not English must meet Sheridan’s English proficiency requirements.