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About Full Sail University

What do the following movies, albums and video games all have in common? Films like The Dark Knight, Wall.E and the Saw series, albums by Kanye West and Amy Winehouse, and games like Guitar Hero: On Tour.

They were all developed by teams with Full Sail graduates! With students from over 65 countries, 110 world-class recording studios, and many spacious film soundstages, Full Sail's innovative and accelerated style of education provides a unique real-world education in film, music, animation, video games and recording arts. Inquire today for more information about Full Sail's exciting programs!

Students

Total Students

23,871

Student Ratio
Female 26%
Male 74%

Faculty

Total Faculty

2,547

Faculty/Student Ratio
21 : 1
 

Tuition

Estimated Cost

$21,107

Admissions

Total Applicants

15,695

Admitted

100%

Enrolled

100%

Test Scores

SAT Math

SAT Reading

SAT Writing

ACT Composite

Student Profile

Jeronimo Carbi

Show Production

Jeronimo  Carbi

Full Sail University’s student body of over 8,000 comes from 65 countries worldwide. Talented individuals from nations as diverse as Japan, India, Mexico, Belgium, Sweden, Iceland, Kenya, Canada, and South Korea have chosen Full Sail’s unique educational environment as the place to launch their careers in the entertainment media industry.

Jeronimo currently works for Cirque du Soleil.

Student’s Like Jeronimo Carbi. He is from Argentina and studied show production at Full Sail. He currently works as the Assistant Head of Lighting for Cirque du Soleil’s touring show, 'Drailon'.

  • Major: Show Production
  • Study Area: Show Production
  • Graduation Year: 2001
  • Home Country: Argentina

Student Profile

Mike Exeter

Recording Arts

Mike  Exeter

For the last three decades, Full Sail graduates have been playing integral roles in that evolution; whether they've been in the boardroom or behind a mixing board, they've taken what they've learned here and used it to forge successful careers in the music business.

Yeah, this is what it’s all about

Like Mike Exeter. He is a 1992 Recording Arts Graduate who has worked with legendary greats such as Black Sabath on their latest album Heaven and Hell. Mike said about his experience working with the band, “The greatest feeling is when you sit there in the studio, a big smile comes up on your face, the hairs come up on the back of your arms, and you’re like ‘Yeah, this is what it’s all about”

  • Major: Recording Arts
  • Study Area: Recording Arts
  • Graduation Year: 1992
  • Home Country: United Kingdom

Hall of Fame

Leslie Brathwaite - Mix Engineer

Credits
  • GRAMMY® Award Winner:
    Best Rap Album, 1999 - TLC, Fanmail
  • Jay-Z, Madonna, Ludacris, Young Jeezy, Akon, T.I., Monica, Michael Jackson, Cher, Mary J. Blige, 2Pac, Notorious B.I.G.
”I grew up in a very musical culture. I remember at an early age, watching one of the calypso bands. While everyone else is paying attention to the festivities, I'm looking at the equipment, thinking 'How do they hook all of this up?“

Steve Switaj - Motion Control Camera Operator

Credits

Coraline, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, I, Robot, The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen, The Matrix Reloaded, The Matrix Revolutions, Apollo 13, Interview with the Vampire

”Fortunately, I never had to grow up. I got into a business that lets me be a kid. I like to play with toys, and they let me. Go figure.“

Martin "Tike" Santos - Live Sound Engineer

Credits

Peter Frampton, Tim McGraw, Faith Hill, Paul McCartney, Ricky Skaggs, The Police

“I think the people who are largely successful are those who keep learning. They keep absorbing new things, they want to grow professionally. I know that what keeps me stimulated.”

Jayson Whitmore - Creative Director / Founder

Credits

Apple Nano, Madonna, Christina Aguilera, Diesel, VH1, Comedy Central, Discovery Channel, Nickelodeon, JetBlue, McDonald,s, Kodak

“Synchronicity and unexpected twists and turns of life can come and take you to a whole different world than you ever would have thought. That's what the cool part of life is, the unexpected.”

Featured Programs

 

Computer Animation

Full Sail's Computer Animation program was designed to prepare you for a career in this exciting field. By expanding your abilities as an artist and learning the latest tools, applications, and design theory used to create 3D content for different media, you'll not only be able to take your art in new directions, but also put your skills to work realizing—and sometimes even improving—the creative vision of others.

Digital Arts & Design

Full Sail's Digital Arts & Design degree teaches creative artists how to improve their skills in this competitive and exciting field. But more importantly, this program is designed to help you develop your own eye for design, and translate that knowledge into a career creating these powerful images. The degree provides a complete design education, with industry-specific courses that will teach you how to communicate ideas and stories through different media, including video, print, motion graphics and the web.

ESL

If you're excited about the entertainment and media industry, and want to learn English alongside students who share your interests, Full Sail University's English as a Second Language program can teach you the communication skills you'll need to thrive as a student and as a professional. Learn English through creative media tools. Build your English while being creative.

This intensive six-month program teaches the fundamentals of the English language and prepares you for the TOEFL® (iBT) exam in a fun and interactive way. You'll explore reading comprehension, vocabulary, listening skills, and conversational English in Full Sail's creative environment -- and build your skills by creating media such as videos, podcasts, music, and more.

Film/Motion Picture

In Full Sail's Film program, you'll work side by side with a unique group of people who share your passion to make great films. We believe there's no better way to learn than by doing; that's why your coursework will put you on-set, behind the camera, and in the editing suite. You'll get hands-on experience working each position on-set on a variety of different small-scale assignments, enabling you to get a feel for the role that each crew member plays in a production

Game Design/Development

Full Sail's Game School offers a Bachelor's and Master's degree program that will teach the art and technology of software development and design for games. The fundamentals of game creation are covered in this program, which teaches you how to create game engines, develop artificial intelligence, and integrate assets. Full Sail's Game School is home to a community of skilled and experienced instructors, and guided by an advisory board of video game industry professionals who ensure that the curriculum and tools used in each degree program are current and industry-relevant.

Media Communications

Skilled communicators are needed within every industry – and especially within the world of entertainment and media. If you're ready to develop the skills that are valued in today's evolving media landscape, Full Sail University's online Media Communications bachelor's degree program can help you meet your educational goals. In this program, you'll learn core communication principles and writing techniques, while becoming familiar with digital media – from video and audio, to games and animation. You'll take on projects that relate to real-world communications issues and apply your skill set in a final project that speaks to your passion.

Recording Arts

Since the career paths in sound and audio engineering aren't limited to just one thing, we don't believe your education should be, either. In our Recording Arts degree, you'll get the opportunity to experience the different facets of the industry, as you develop the skills you need to get your hands on the controls in one of our several state-of-the-art recording facilities.

Show Production

The career opportunities in the world of live events extend beyond just the arena rock show; environments from corporate conventions to theme parks all utilize a combination of sound, lighting, and video equipment to put on a performance, event, or presentation. One of the best ways to learn how a show is run is to get your feet wet in a real-world environment; that's why Full Sail's Show Production degree program is designed to give you a hands-on education to prepare you to work in any of these live settings.

Software Development

Software now powers nearly every aspect of our lives. The availability of app stores and other distribution methods have increased the opportunities for independent developers as well. Full Sail University's Software Development bachelor's degree program will introduce you to the design, development, and implementation of software-based solutions and products for business, entertainment, and consumer markets. Throughout the program, you'll work on your own software product, while building the critical-thinking and professional skills necessary to enter this industry.

Course Highlights:

  • Object-Oriented Programming
  • Advanced Operating Systems
  • Data Structures and Algorithms
  • Database Systems and File Structures
  • Computer Networks and Distributed Processing
  • Software Test and Quality Assurance

Web Design & Development

Every day there are new innovations that make the Internet even more integrated in our lives, and in Full Sail's Web Design & Development degree program, students learn the tools and technology needed to understand the language of web design and how to take that knowledge into a professional career creating a variety of interactive web content. Whatever drives your passion for web design, you'll be armed with the same tools being used by professional developers to increase the usefulness of the Internet for billions of users across the globe.

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