Northeastern University

College of Professional Studies

Graduate Certificate in Game Design

Address:

School of Public Policy and Urban Affairs

Suite 103

Boston, MA 02115

United States

Phone:

617-373-3244

Fax:

617- 373-8890

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Graduate Certificate in Game Design

Format: Campus

Program Description:

Game design is one of the fastest growing fields in entertainment, business, and education. From healthcare to political science, companies use games to educate their constituents and enhance employee skills. The Game Design Graduate Certificate offers a practice-oriented approach to the art and science of game making. The program emphasizes visual design and programming for video games, and fosters conceptual understanding of the principles of game design for all varieties of games – from educational board games to iPhone games. Courses in this program also serve as a specialization in the Master of Professional Studies in Digital Media.

Accreditation:

New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education

Facts & Figures

International Financial Aid Description: Yes, all students are encouraged to apply for financial assistance when they apply for admission. Please speak to an Enrollment Advisor for more information.

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Loans Offered: All students are encouraged to apply for financial assistance when they apply for admission. Federal, state, University scholarship programs, and payment options are available.

Locale: Large City

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