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:

(a) An ability to apply knowledge of computing and mathematics appropriate to the program’s student outcomes and to the discipline

(b) An ability to analyze a problem, and identify and define the computing requirements appropriate to its solution

(c) An ability to design, implement, and evaluate a computer-based system, process, component, or program to meet desired needs

(d) An ability to function effectively on teams to accomplish a common goal

(e) An understanding of professional, ethical, legal, security and social issues and responsibilities

(f) An ability to communicate effectively with a range of audiences

(g) An ability to analyze the local and global impact of computing on individuals, organizations, and society

(h) Recognition of the need for and an ability to engage in continuing professional development

(i) An ability to use current techniques, skills, and tools necessary for computing practice.