Founded in 1997, Gnomon School of Visual Effects is a learning institution that specializes in digital arts. The school offers degrees, certificates, and specialized courses to bolster individual skills. Graduates of the school often go on to hold positions in the film and video game industries. Gnomon’s only location is in Hollywood, California.
Programs & Courses
Graphic, Design, and Arts
1015 N Cahuenga Blvd, Hollywood, CA 90038
Financial Aid Services
Gnomon honors aid such as Pell Grants, Work-Study, Direct Loans, and Parent Plus Loans. In addition, the school offers scholarships to enrolled students. The scholarship’s value depends on the strength of an individual’s application, portfolio, and admissions interview.
The campus has several computer labs, as well as drawing and sculpture studios to improve students’ learning experiences. Additionally, the school hosts conferences with industry experts. Students can visit presentations, art exhibits, and workshops to benefit their careers.
Veteran and Military Services
In addition to federal and private loans, Gnomon accepts military benefits such the GI Bill. The school is a member of the Yellow Ribbon GI Enhancement Program. This program awards qualifying students with grants, which the Department of Veterans Affairs then matches. The financial aid office also assists veterans with benefit filing and choosing the right courses to meet career goals.
Gnomon showcases alumni work on the school’s site and in the on-campus gallery to expose their art to a wider audience. The school invites alumni to attend seminars at local schools and community colleges. These events are a chance for graduates to promote their current projects, as well as recruit and inform students about their respective careers and industries.