Get your B.S. in Game Design and Development (starting fall 2020)

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About the Major

The Bachelor of Science in Game Design and Development will provide undergraduate students with the design and development skills necessary to create virtual interactive  environments that span across devices and  platforms.   

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This game program studies games for entertainment but also virtual reality simulations for training, education, healthcare and other purposes.

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The degree will provide students with the real-world skills and experience needed for successful game design and development and will signal to employers that students have dedicated the time and energy necessary to build fluency with the underlying concepts and tools.

Careers

This degree will provide a foundation for skills in many professional fields, including

  • Game Design
  • Game Development
  • UX/UI (User Experience and User Interface)
  • Digital Marketing

Courses

Sample course include:

  • ISTA/GAME 251: Introduction to Game Design
  • ISTA 416: Introduction to Human Computer Interaction 
  • ISTA 451: Game Development
  • GAME 312: Monetizing Independent Games

Ready to learn more?

Get in touch with an SBS advisor:

Laura Owen
lauraowen@email.arizona.edu

Email Laura