Fairleigh Dickinson University (Vancouver Campus)

842 Cambie St, Vancouver,

About University

Fairleigh Dickinson University-Vancouver Campus offers you, as an undergraduate student, one of the few opportunities to earn an American college degree while studying in Canada. The Vancouver campus welcomes students from around the world to create a culturally diverse learning environment. Founded in 1942, Fairleigh Dickinson University is New Jersey’s largest private university, serving nearly 12,000 graduate and undergraduate students, including more than 1,000 international students from around the world. The University’s two US campuses are in northern New Jersey, near New York City. In addition to FDU-Vancouver, the university owns and operates a campus in Wroxton, England. Vancouver is surrounded by natural beauty, with magnificent mountains, the sparkling ocean, lakes and rivers and temperate rainforests. The city features captivating parks and green spaces, including the spectacular Stanley Park located in the heart of the city. All of these combine to make Vancouver one of the most beautiful cities in the world. Vancouver’s residents take great pride in our welcoming, clean, safe streets – day or night, all year round. The city is consistently ranked among the most livable and best cities to visit in the world.

 

 Student life

As a leading innovator in global education, Fairleigh Dickinson University seeks new ways to offer its unique learning opportunities to students worldwide. The Fairleigh Dickinson University Vancouver Campus is the newest campus that opened in 2007 in Vancouver, British Columbia. Located in western Canada near the U.S. border, Vancouver is one of the world’s most scenic, cosmopolitan and multicultural cities.

As the center of campus community life, the Office of Student Services is an integral part of the educational mission of Fairleigh Dickinson University, Vancouver Campus. By offering a variety of programs, services and facilities that meet the needs of the FDU community, the office recreates an environment for individuals to interact and learn from one another. It also provides opportunities for student, faculty and staff involvement in campus life. FDU-Vancouver values participatory decision making, self-directed activity and an open exchange of ideas. Through service to the campus community in volunteerism, and committees, FDU-Vancouver fosters interactive and developmental experiences in leadership and social responsibility. Furthermore, it enhances the students’ academic experience through an extensive array of cultural, educational, recreational, social and leadership programs – thus developing well-rounded, confident citizens of the world

 

Faculty

Administrative Science
Hospitality Management
Visual and Performing Arts

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Administrative Science

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Hospitality Management

Visual and Performing Arts

BA in Film and Animation -- Animation Concentration

Full time

Undergraduate

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our program provides the education necessary for students interested in mastering animation aimed at diverse target mediums and audiences.

BA in Film and Animation -- Film Directing Concentration

Full time

Undergraduate

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Students in the Film Directing Concentration focus on all the various aspects that a director must consider and incorporate into their storytelling process.

BA in Film and Animation -- Video Game Animation Concentration

Full time

Undergraduate

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Our program focuses on the artistic side of video game production.

BA in Film and Animation -- Cinematography Concentration

Full time

Undergraduate

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The Cinematography Concentration is a rigorous course of study for students who have a special interest in the art and science of photographing the moving image.

BA in Film and Animation -- Film Editing and Postproduction Concentration

Full time

Undergraduate

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At FDUfilm the Editing Concentration fully prepares you for a career in post-production.

BA in Fine Arts -- Studio Arts Concentration

Full time

Undergraduate

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The Studio Art Major offers a program of study for students interested in careers in the Fine Arts and related fields, such as Art Education, Art Therapy and Museum Studies.

BA in Fine Arts -- Computer Graphic Design Concentration

Full time

Undergraduate

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Students learn to succeed as a designer, while developing a strong business foundation for their careers.

BA in Theater Arts Major

Full time

Undergraduate

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this degree program features practical learning experiences, international theater studies and the opportunity to both study with a highly credentialed faculty and be mentored by accomplished theater professionals.

Illustration for the Web, eBooks, and Print

Full time

Short Course

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Successful and engaging print design is essential to any company because of its use in marketing and advertising.

MA in Animation Degree

Full time

Postgraduate

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This major is designed for students who possess an undergraduate degree from an accredited university, college or art school who are looking to further sharpen their skills and increase their understanding of the discipline.

MFA in Animation Degree

Full time

Postgraduate

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This major focuses on increasing practical, visual, and creative skills to the highest level and provides students an opportunity to enhance their portfolios using twenty-first century media and technologies.

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The FDU low residency MFA in Film offers concentrations in producing, screenwriting, directing, cinematography, and editing.