The list below indicates the types of career paths which could be pursued upon graduation from Ringling College of Art and Design as a Motion Design major.

Some of these occupations may require additional training, certification, education or experience. The Center for Career Services can provide information and resources relating to these career options.

Popular Career Options in Motion Design:


  1. 3D Animator
  2. Art Director/Broadcast
  3. Broadcast Graphic Designer
  4. Creative Director/Broadcast Design
  5. Graphic Designer/Motion Artist
  6. Multimedia Designer
  7. On-Air Art Director 
  8. Special Effects Designer
  9. Compositer 
  10. Commercial Producer

Ringling College hosts dozens of recruiters annually from the biggest name companies around the country. While on campus, these recruiters typically offer a presentation open to students in all class years which details what they are looking for in potential new hires. In addition, they review portfolios and interview prospective employees and interns.

Information on upcoming recruiter visits is posted on College Central. Once a student at Ringling College, you can also set up an account on our system to post your resumé, and search the nearly 1,000 jobs listed annually for part-time, full-time, and temporary employment opportunities and internships. There is no cost for this service and the jobsite is also a great benefit to Ringling College alumni – for life!

We think you'll agree with dozens of recruiters around the country that Ringling College students and alumni are ready for the workforce!

For more information on careers for Motion Design, see the proof.



Motion Design (MD) alumni achieve a variety of professional roles in their lives after Ringling. This list will give a glimpse into the occupations and activities of these talented and dedicated individuals. Meet with a counselor at the Center for Career Services soon and start working towards your professional goal soon!

Career Services does not own or maintain the web sites listed below. We provide links as a service to Ringling students and alumni.

Some examples of where Motion Design Alumni have been hired:

Primary Business Organization Name - Position – Senior Designer

Motion Analysis Studios – Motion Capture Technician

Fire On the Bayou – Motion Graphics Designer

The CW Television Network Tribune Broadcasting – Motion Design

ABC 7 Live Well Network – Motion Graphic Designer

frog – Senior Visual/Motion Designer

R/GA – Motion Designer

Baked FX – Digital Artist/Motion Graphics

Shadedbox Animations – 3D and Stop Motion Animator

Elizabeth Arden – Freelance Motion Graphics Designer

Spacejunk – Creative Director

1080, Inc. – Motion Graphics Designer

Cartoon Network – Motion Graphics Designer

Imaginary Forces – Director

R/GA – Freelance Motion Designer

Zebra Cross Pvt. Ltd. – Motion Designer

David Houle & Associates – Motion Designer

Humungoid Films - Credits Motion Designer

Lustre Communications – Motion Designer

House of Moves, Inc. – Motion Capture Artist

Charlex – Lead Animator

BFW Advertising – Motion Graphics Artist

Zimmerman Advertising – Motion Graphic Artist

Beneva Solutions – Motion Designer

Superfad – Designer

Post Asylum – Motion Graphics Designer

American Greetings Interactive – Creative Developer

Design Kitchen – Lead Flash Developer

Fluidesign – Junior Designer

US NEWS & World Report – Technical Producer

American Forces Network Europe – Chief of Graphics

Golf Channel – Broadcast Designer