Admission Requirements for the Bachelor of Fine Arts – Animation and Digital Arts Program
Thank you for your interest in the FSU College of Motion Picture Arts. Admission into the college is highly selective; please take your time to carefully complete the application for Bachelor of Fine Arts in Animation and Digital Arts program.
An applicant seeking to enter the College of Motion Picture Arts must meet the grade point average and test score requirements described by the University’s Office of Admissions and be admitted to the university in order to be considered for the Animation and Digital Arts program.
In order to begin, you must have the FSUSN that was assigned to you by the FSU Office of Admissions when you submitted your general university application. If you do not have an FSUSN, you will first need to apply to FSU to be assigned one. Click here to begin that application.
NOTE: All BFA applicants who have been admitted by Florida State University have been moved forward in the admissions process and applications are currently being reviewed. All students will be notified if they have been selected for an interview or not in late February. Interview dates and details will be released at that time.
The application package for the College of Motion Picture Arts consists of the following items. If any item is not received by October 16, 2013 your application will be incomplete and will not be reviewed by the Admissions Committee.
If you are applying to both the Animation and Digital Arts and Productions programs, an additional 500 word essay is required in which you should explain why you would like to be considered for both majors.
All materials must be submitted by October 16, 2013 at 11:59 pm EST or your application will be incomplete and will not be reviewed by the Admissions Committee. All application materials must be submitted electronically via the online application. Items sent via mail, overnight delivery, or fax will not be accepted.
Transfer students are welcome to apply to the program. Transfer students must complete at least 30 hours of liberal studies requirements before admission, to be completed prior to the start of fall classes. If you have questions about which specific courses will transfer to FSU, you are welcome to contact Emily Burgess, our Undergraduate Advisor, at email@example.com. Students that transfer with an A.A. degree from a Florida public institution have completed the liberal studies requirements. An electronic version of Its All Academic can be found at http://undergrad.fsu.edu/iaa.pdf, a publication we give to every student during Orientation that explains the Liberal Studies requirements at FSU.
The Admissions Committee will invite a select number of applicants for mandatory on-campus interviews with the College of Motion Picture Arts. Those selected to interview for the Fall 2014 semester will be notified at least 10 days prior to the interview session. Interviews will take place from late February through March of 2014; specific dates have not yet been determined. Admission decisions will be made in mid-April 2014.
Please contact us if you have any questions regarding the College of Motion Picture Arts application process.