CU Denver's Illustration Program was named the Top Public Illustration Program in Colorado by Animation Career Review in the 2022 Illustration Program Rankings. Check out the stats for this highly ranked CU Denver program:
Complete ranking information can be found on the Animation Career Review website.
The profession spans a wide range of applications, encompassing graphic novels, scientific illustration, medical illustration, visual development for animation and games, children’s books, interactive illustration, and anything a talented illustrator can bring to life. The field includes editorial, advertising, and product illustration. Given the vast array of opportunities, today’s illustrators understand how to communicate effectively with a chosen medium and situate their work professionally within a particular market.
Illustration students build a strong portfolio of work that exhibits a distinct personal illustrative style and the ability to translate virtually any concept into a compelling image. Check out the recent thesis work on the BFA Thesis Webpage!