Video Game Design is a program of study in game design, interactive software development, and programming. You will develop skills and technical knowledge that apply to traditional artistry, 3D modeling, animation, fundamentals of game engine development, and artificial intelligence for games. You develop an understanding of the full game development life cycle through the art and design process and are able to design, develop, test and deploy interactive software. With an understanding of the full cycle of creating game software, you can assume responsibility for a specific job within this cycle.
Graduates of Video Game Design can pursue a career as a 3D modeler, animator, game support specialist, game scripter, and game world buildery.
Design core features of video games. Specify innovative game and role-play mechanics, story lines, and character biographies. Create and maintain design documentation. Guide and collaborate with production staff to produce games as designed.
In-state tuition and fees: $13,199.00 *
Out-of-state tuition and fees: $13,266.00 *
Educational fees: $97.00/semester
Estimated books: $200.00/semester
Estimated transportation and personal expense: $2,273.00/semester
Estimated student housing and meals: $3,075.00/semester
* This is an approximate cost based on tuition and fees set by the Board of Directors before each school year. Course level fees may also apply. Additional charges for licensure or credential testing may be a part of your program.
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