Bachelor of Fine Arts in
Game Art



Play your way into your future. The ability to combine imagination, technology, and creative thinking and turn it into an unforgettable virtual experience is a powerful thing. As a game artist, you’ll have that power to deliver a transformative experience to someone’s life in a format they choose, but you get to create.

Program Highlights

3D Modeling


Visual Storytelling

Character Rigging + Animation

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Environment Design

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Online BFA Degree Requirements

To ensure our online Game Art students get a well-rounded education, RMCAD has designed an online curriculum that expertly merges artistic and technical courses to teach the true mechanics and analysis of game art, while making sure students are also introduced to everything from the graphics of game art to creative and technical writing. After all, a good video game tells a story. So learning to construct good narratives and build game strategies is essential.

Our proprietary online learning management system gives students a structured yet flexible learning environment. You’ll receive continuous collaboration and consistent communication from RMCAD’s online faculty, who are also practicing industry professionals. Essential classroom tools for Game Art students are a solid grasp of computer technology and a vivid imagination. Your stylus will become an extension of your hand as you learn to explore the depths of your creativity.

When you graduate with a Bachelor’s of Fine Arts from RMCAD’s Online Game Art Program, you won’t have limited career options. RMCAD graduates are making their mark in the industry launching careers as:

  • 3D Modeler 

  • Environment Designer

  • Texture Artist

  • Animator 

  • Lighting Artist 

And we’ll be there for you after graduation to help you find your path to success with a network of industry contacts that believe in the talent an RMCAD graduate brings to the table.

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As an online student in the Game Art Program, you’ll learn the fundamentals of game art from character design and development to motion studies and animated storytelling. Online instructors who are practicing industry professionals will teach you essential technical skills to help you bring your creations to life.

You’ll graduate ready to take on the exciting gaming industry with confidence and the ability to deliver exceptional visual narratives that will set you apart as an artist.


As a game artist, your creations expand people's imagination and allow them to escape for a moment into worlds that would otherwise not exist. Make your own magical future with a Bachelor's of Fine Arts in Game Art from RMCAD!


There’s no better way to learn than from like-minded individuals who have been there. Our online faculty instructors have a wealth of experience and imagination to share and are always ready to support your journey to your virtual future.

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