The Computer Graphics Technology (CGT) program offers a Purdue Bachelor of Science Degree. The degree is available with four concentrations:

  • Animation
  • Interactive Multimedia
  • Motion Graphics
  • Themed Attraction

Computer Graphics Technology (CGT) at IUPUI educates undergraduate and graduate students to become the finest practitioners, managers, and leaders in the field of applied computer graphics technology and digital communication.

Our students are creative and technological problem solvers and are consistently hired for their expertise in both areas. CGT is a unique program that prepares students for a wide variety of computer graphics professions. So whether you dream of designing robust websites, building innovation themed experiences and attractions, animating 3D characters or anything in between, the fun begins with Computer Graphics Technology.

Program Educational Outcomes

Three to five years after graduating, CGT alumni will:

  1. Design, implement, and evaluate graphic solutions to meet the needs of industry.

  2. Provide leadership and project management for graphics-related projects and services.

  3. Expand technical expertise in computer graphics technology.

CGT Student Outcomes

Upon completion of the B.S. degree, CGT students will have attained:


  1. Analyze a complex computing problem and to apply principles of computing and other relevant disciplines to identify solutions.
  2. Design, implement, and evaluate a computing-based solution to meet a given set of computing requirements in the context of the program’s discipline.
  3. Communicate effectively in a variety of professional contexts.
  4. Recognize professional responsibilities and make informed judgments in computing practice based on legal and ethical principles.
  5. Function effectively as a member or leader of a team engaged in activities appropriate to the program’s discipline.