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6601 Shellmond St
Emeryville , California 94608

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6601 Shellmound St
Emeryville, CA 94608
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About SAE Expression College

SAE Expression College, located in Emeryville, California, is a prestigious private for-profit university that offers a comprehensive four-year education. Established with a commitment to providing students with a unique blend of technical skill development and artistic creativity, this institution has gained recognition as a center of excellence in the field of media arts.

Situated in the heart of Emeryville, SAE Expression College benefits from its prime location in the bustling San Francisco Bay Area. Surrounded by a vibrant metropolis, students have access to a plethora of cultural, artistic, and professional opportunities, making their educational experience incredibly enriching. With the dynamic city of San Francisco just a short distance away, students can immerse themselves in a diverse and thriving cultural scene, allowing them to explore various art forms and connect with industry professionals.

One notable aspect of SAE Expression College is its commitment to preparing students for careers in the media arts industry. The curriculum is designed to equip students with the necessary technical skills, theoretical knowledge, and practical experience to excel in their chosen fields. The college offers bachelor’s degree programs in various disciplines, including Animation & Visual Effects, Digital Filmmaking, Game Development, Sound Arts, and Interactive Audio.

The Animation & Visual Effects program at SAE Expression College provides students with a deep understanding of computer-generated imagery (CGI), 3D modeling, and visual effects. Through hands-on projects and industry-standard software, students can refine their skills and build an impressive portfolio. This program also emphasizes collaboration and teamwork, simulating real-world work environments and preparing graduates for a seamless transition into the professional world.

Digital Filmmaking is another major offered at SAE Expression College, focusing on film production, directing, and post-production techniques. Through state-of-the-art facilities and equipment, students have the opportunity to learn various aspects of the filmmaking process, from scriptwriting to editing. The program emphasizes both technical skills and storytelling abilities, ensuring that graduates possess a well-rounded understanding of the art of filmmaking.

SAE Expression College’s Game Development program prepares students for the ever-evolving world of interactive entertainment. Students engage in extensive programming and game design courses, learning industry-standard software and techniques. The curriculum covers game design theory, game production, and user experience design, equipping graduates with the skills needed to enter and thrive in the competitive game development industry.

The Sound Arts and Interactive Audio programs at SAE Expression College offer an immersive education in the world of sound engineering and music production. Students gain hands-on experience with professional recording equipment and software, while also learning about sound design, acoustics, and audio for interactive media. Through a combination of theoretical coursework and practical projects, students develop their creativity and technical proficiency.

Overall, SAE Expression College provides a comprehensive education in media arts, nurturing students’ creative abilities while fostering a solid technical foundation. Located in the vibrant and artistic surroundings of Emeryville, California, students have access to a wealth of resources, internships, and networking opportunities in the nearby San Francisco Bay Area. With a focus on hands-on learning and industry readiness, SAE Expression College prepares students to succeed in their chosen career paths within the exciting and constantly evolving field of media arts.

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Disability Accommodations

Services Provided

      • Notetaking Assistance
      • Exam Accomodations
      • Alternate Learning Material Formats (e-text, large print, etc.)
      • Scribe Services
      • Qualified Readers
      • Assistive technologies (screen readers, voice input, etc.)
      • Qualified Sign Language Interpreters
      • Text-Based Accommodations (CART or C-Print)

      Services Provided

          • Degree Curriculum Substitutions
          • Priority Enrollment
          • Reduced courseload
          • Medical leave
          • Residence Hall Accommodations

          Campus Accessibility

          Accessible Level

              • Student Health Services
              • Mental Health Support Services
              • The library(ies)
              • Institution Online Platforms
              • Recreational and Athletic Facilities
              • Student Community Center and Other Common Gathering Areas
              • Primary Educational Facilities Used for Classes
              • Entertainment and Event Facilities
              • On-Campus Transit
              • Close Off-Campus Transit
              • Student Housing
              • Essential Administrative Offices (financial aid, registration, students services, career counseling, etc.)

              Services Provided

                  • Dietary Meal Plan Accommodations
                  • Service and Emotional Support Animals
                  • Study Abroad Program Accommodations
                  • Internship, Externship, Field Placement, or other For-Credit, Off-Campus Work Experience Accommodations