What is Simulation & Game Development?
The Simulation and Game Development curriculum provides a broad background with practical applications in visual arts, audio/video technology, creative writing, modeling, design, programming and management. Students receive hands-on training in design, 3D modeling, software engineering, computer animation, and computer programming for the purpose of creating simulations and video games. Students will also gain a background in business management in order to provide a foundation for entrepreneurial ventures given today’s global economy and the digital delivery mechanisms available via the Internet.
Graduates may qualify for employment as web developers, graphic designers, modelers, animators, programmers, testers, quality assurance analysts, and level designers in numerous industries. These industries could include: entertainment, health care, engineering, forensics, education, NASA and government agencies. Furthermore, graduates will also have the skills and portfolio to launch their own business enterprise within any of the above mentioned areas.