Immersive, collaborative and designed to unlock your creativity—for over 130 years Cogswell has been helping people turn their passion into their professions. Today, it’s your turn. Explore our program offerings to help you develop the skills you need for the job you’ll love.
Pairing business, technology and creativity, our students come to the heart of Silicon Valley to deepen and grow their passions. The result? A skilled and dynamic community with a social life that is surprisingly robust.
Cogswell University of Silicon Valley prepares technical college students for success in the creative-technology industries by providing an extraordinary, real-world college education inspired by the entrepreneurial spirit of our Silicon Valley location.
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This line of work requires someone who is very quick at learning and adapting to new trends and technology. What does success look like? Look Into It
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August 13 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Are you interested in creating an animated film? Do you want to see how your ideas come to life? Come learn how audio and animation work together! Join industry professionals and Department Directors Monica and Xo as they talk about the animation and audio pipeline, and how students (just like you!) create award-winning films!
With ties to major industry players here in Silicon Valley, our experienced technical school faculty provide you with a college education that is directly tuned to real-world trends and practices. View Faculty Profiles
Evan Skolnick has over 25 years of combined story and game development experience at world-class entertainment companies such as Marvel, Activision and Lucasfilm. Visit Evan’s Profile >
The 2019 edition of U.S. News’ Best Colleges ranks Cogswell University of Silicon Valley in the top 25 for the Western Region of the country. The ranking measures academic quality based on indicators of excellence such as first-year student retention, graduation rates and the strength of the school’s faculty.
The 2019 Princeton Review ranks Cogswell University of Silicon Valley as 14th in the top 25 schools on their list of Undergraduate Schools to Study Game Design. “The schools that made our lists this year have stellar programs for aspiring game designers and developers,” said Robert Franek, The Princeton Review’s Editor-in-Chief.
Cogswell University of Silicon Valley students are immersed in the greatest ecosystem for high-tech innovation and scientific development in the world. We focus on the success of our students by connecting them to industry partners that match their aspirations right here in Silicon Valley.
Cogswell University of Silicon Valley is accredited by the WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC), 985 Atlantic Avenue. #100, Alameda, CA 94504, (510)748-9001. www.wscuc.org. WSCUC is an accrediting agency that is recognized by the U.S. Department of Education.