Make your passion your profession.
Earn your Bachelor’s Degree in less than three years.*
There’s never been a better time to pursue your dream of a career in sound, animation, filmmaking, games, or design. At Ex’pression College for Digital Arts, you can learn the skills required to work in film and television, video games, mobile applications and technology, advertising, and more. These dynamic industries need the next generation of creative talent; we train aspiring students to enter these industries.
We educate future professionals through an intensive, accelerated, and hands-on program that emulates the working environments of these growing industries known for innovation and creativity. Students can complete their Bachelor’s Degrees in less than three years and begin their careers in a wide range of media, technology, entertainment, and design fields.
With locations in Northern California, our Emeryville campus is located just across the Bay Bridge from San Francisco, neighboring Berkeley and Oakland, while our San Jose* campus is located in the heart of Silicon valley. Our academic programs are intense, emulating the real environments of the industries we serve. Class sizes are limited and taught by a pool of talented faculty and industry professionals, and our equipment and facilities are professional-grade.
Animation & Visual Effects
Learn modeling, animation, compositing, motion capture, character rigging, texture and lighting.
Learn to develop and produce motion picture content using compelling visuals and sound.
Game Art & Design
Learn character animation, environmental modeling, texture and lighting, and rigging.
Learn principles of audio, coding, scripting to use in interactive sound design for multimedia devixes, applications, and video games.
Interaction Design (San Jose only)
Learn the technical, creative, and analytical skills to design the digital products of tomorrow.
Motion Graphic Design
Learn 2D and 3D motion graphics for TV shows, web, advertising, and music videos.
Sound Arts (Emeryville only)
Learn the principles of audio production, mixing, and recording.
Our faculty members have a unique combination of industry and teaching experience. Many of our faculty pursue independent projects concurrently in order to remain and stay current within their industries.
Industry & Career Services
Our Industry and Career Services (ICS) team is here to provide our students and recent alumni with professional career building guidance through events, workshops, resume and portfolio reviews, and more. ICS focuses on developing and maintaining relationships with studios, artists, organizations and companies in order to help better prepare our students upon graduation.
Accreditation Information Ex’pression College for Digital Arts (ECDA), located in Emeryville, CA, is accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC). San Jose is a branch campus of Ex’pression College for Digital Arts. The San Jose branch campus is not yet accredited.
*Three years refers to completion in normal time.
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1751 Fox Lane
San Jose, CA 95131
Animation and Visual Effects (Diploma)
Digital Filmaking (Diploma)
Game Art and Design (Diploma)
Interaction Design (Diploma)
Interactive Audio (Diploma)
Motion Graphic Design (Diploma)
Ex’pression College for Digital Arts (ECDA), located in Emeryville, CA, is accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC).
San Jose is a branch campus of Ex’pression College for Digital Arts. The San Jose branch campus is not yet accredited.
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