A passion for gaming isn’t enough to succeed in this exciting field. Even getting a long-range headshot off while falling through the air won’t cut it (although we admire your talent). To make it in the competitive game development industry you’ll need a strong knowledge of physics, artificial intelligence, object interactions, and an understanding of business in the context of game development. Sprinkle in a little creativity, and loads of commitment and we’ll provide the rest. Think you can pwn this program?
Who is the Bachelor of Science in Game Development for
Neumont’s Bachelor of Science in Software and Game Development program is for the highly analytical student with an insatiable thirst for technology, and a passion for all things game. You get chills when you think of the endless possibilities that open up with a deep understanding of software development., and want a degree that will prepare you for a career in video game or software development.
The Focus of the Game Development Program
The Game and Software Development program provides students with the in-depth knowledge they’ll need to for a career in game development, with strong comprehension of the principles of software development. This provides graduates from this program a broad spectrum of career options after graduation. Throughout your education, you’ll experience the entire life cycle of a game, from concept to storyboarding, through development and testing. Then, in your final quarters you'll complete up to three studio projects as part of your digital portfolio
Plus, the Game Development degree is sophisticated enough to qualify you for a range of jobs in software development, if you decide to branch out from the gaming industry later in your career.
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