The School of Game Design is one of the top game design schools in the nation. Our classes are taught by industry professionals who are among the best in their respective fields. Our hands-on, interactive curriculum prepares each student for creative success. Graduates of our program will have a well-rounded education in the arts, particularly in fundamental game art principles such as game engine technology and both pre-production and production environments. Students will develop an exceptional portfolio that demonstrates skill in traditional drawing and painting as well as 3D modeling, texturing, animation, rigging, and time management.
Courses introduce and build upon the foundations of traditional drawing, painting, and storytelling to broaden students' conceptual skills for video game production. Our curriculum emphasizes key techniques in 3D modeling, animation, and lighting to prepare students for the challenges of innovative game mechanics and complex 3D technology. Using state-of-the-art game engines to prototype games, students gain hands-on experience with industry standards. Collaborative projects foster communication and organizational skills crucial to student success.