Ask Joe
Mt. SAC Emergency Alert

Alert: Mt. SAC has Transitioned to Online Classes and Services (see www.mtsac.edu/online). Learn more about our COVID-19 response at www.mtsac.edu/health.

Virtual Reality Designer Certificate


Explore Mt. San Antonio College's Virtual Reality Designer Certificate!

    • Certificate Overview
      The Virtual Reality Designer Certificate provides students with entry level skills for a career in the art and design aspects of virtual reality. Through a series of courses that are project-centric, the program exposes the students to current virtual reality (VR) technologies, 3D tools and techniques; and game development techniques and processes. This certificate may aid the student in the search for an entry-level position as a VR designer, VR artist, VR/AR Developer, or VR Technical Artist. 
    • Required Courses
       Students must complete the following coursework:
      Required Electives
      Choose one course from the following:
    • Sample Job Titles
      Titles based on SOC Code: 27-1014
      • 3D Animator (Three-Dimensional Animator)
      • 3D Artist (Three-Dimensional Artist)
      • Animator
      • Artist
      • Designer
      • Digital Artist
      • Graphic Artist
      • Illustrator
      • Motion Graphics Artist
      • Multimedia Producer
    • Salaries
      Wages & Employment Trends based on SOC Code: 27-1014
      Median wages (2018) $34.87 hourly, $72,520 annual
      State wages Local Salary Info
       
      Employment (2016) 74,000 employees
      Projected growth (2016-2026) Average (5% to 9%) Average (5% to 9%)
      Projected job openings (2016-2026) 6,600
      State trends Employment Trends
       
      Top industries (2016)
    • Learn More
      For more information, please contact:

      Hector Rivas, Department Chair | hrivas@mtsac.edu

Take the Next Step!