In this career, your responsibilities may include:
- Creating three-dimensional models or images of people and places, using a variety of computer programs and tools.
- May work in a variety of industries, including television, film, and video games, as well as architecture, engineering, and scientific research.
In your job search, you may find job listings for this career under different titles. You can find some examples of these, as well as more information about this career, at Career One Stop.
Some employers do not require a degree, but many employers prefer an associate or bachelor’s degree. Adding another degree can make you eligible for careers with greater responsibility and higher salaries in this pathway. Your existing education might give you advanced standing or transfer credit towards a higher degree, reducing the time it would take you to graduate.
Certification is not required.
No licensure is required to work as a 3D Modeler or Computer Animator.