Game Programming

Game programmers are the technical problem solvers of the game industry. They architect, plan, interface, write, debug, and optimize the code that makes all of game development possible. Programmers are enablers who love making tools for designers and artists.


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Game Programming Degree

Students pursuing a Game Programming degree at the Academy’s School of Game Development learn to build the engine that powers everything in games! From the editor used to put the game together, to the build system that generates the executable, to the scripting integration that enables designers – it’s all made by programmers. You’ll design and create the technology that powers a game for years and years.

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Liberal Arts

The Liberal Arts Program provides students with a holistic education covering the arts, humanities, and sciences. Courses highlight connections between the subject of study and the major fields of art and design, providing context to the larger world of art and design.

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The Foundations curriculum heightens perception and understanding of visual structure through the study of drawing, modeling of form, value structure, perspective principles, color, and design theory.

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