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.
The tech industry is gearing up for the superimposed worlds of virtual reality and augmented reality, and you’ll have the opportunity to capitalize on this phenomenon.
Cogswell is the first college in the world to add a VR/AR certificate program, a sign of our commitment to teach cutting-edge technology. In our VR/AR classes, you’ll work alongside computer graphics professionals, computer engineering experts and digital artists, all who’ve sought to expand their skills and master these evolving technologies in our VR/AR program.
From HCI design to applications of these virtual spaces in digital projects, you’ll learn new skills in virtual reality training whether you’re a current student, a graduate or a seasoned tech pro. VR classes and AR classes are held on weeknights and weekends for maximum accessibility and are headed by a panel of five industry experts leading the charge to augment your skills.
"Being on the cutting edge can be painful sometimes, but the result is usually very cool. VR and AR are poised to shake up the media industry, and this certificate will put industry pros at the forefront of the innovation.”
–Richard Chuang, CloudPic CEO and VR/AR Industry Advisory Board member
VR/AR INDUSTRY ADVISORY BOARD
CEO and Founder, CloudPic
Production Technology Supervisor, JauntVR
Fabien Bourden, P.E.
Senior Architect, Citrix Systems
Director of 3d/Interactive, Geomedia Inc.
CEO and Founder, Azimyth Creation Studio
Perception, Cognition and Presence in VR/AR
Human Computer Interface and Interaction Design
VR/AR Design Principles (1 & 2)
VR/AR Studio Project (1 & 2)