Creating the future...one frame at a time.

Exceptional Minds’ three-year vocational program is designed for young adults with autism who are motivated and capable of learning the technical and work-readiness skills necessary to work in the fields of digital arts and animation. 


The Full-Time Program is a 3-year commitment, with classes running weekdays from 10:00am to 4:00 pm from September to June.


Applicants must be at least 18 and not older than 35 with a high school diploma or G.E.D. and have an officialy medical diagnosis of austim.


Intake of Full-Time applications begins on October 16th with formal interviews and portfolio reviews for applicants scheduled in January and February. 


10 full-time students are accepted each year and preference is given to students who have successfully completed one of our part-time programs.


While EM attempts to place graduates in positions of employment both internally and externally, EM does not guarantee employment to students or graduates at any time. 


The 2018/19 Full-Time tuition is estimated to be $32,000 per year with an annual increase.


Please click here for further criteria and our admissions policy.


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