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Digital Simulation & Game Engineering Technology (Game Programming)

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Enter a growing field

By 2023 the VR/AR global market is expected to grow to $2.8 billion in corporate training alone. With broad applications in a range of industries, the possibilities with this high-demand skill set are nearly endless.

Your Career

A Digital Simulation and Game Engineering Technology degree offers applications across every industry. You can stick to gaming, or you can pursue opportunities in software development, computer science, and computer programming anywhere. It’s a digital world and this degree opens doors.

Art & Technology Game Conference

You’ll have the chance to meet prospective employers at the Art & Technology Game Conference that we host every year. Shawnee State attracts industry leaders from across the country, giving our students valuable face time with real-world developers.

Being Prepared

When you graduate from the Digital Simulation and Game Engineering Technology program, you’ll be ready for a career in the game industry — and the applications don’t stop there. You won’t just learn about game programming; you’ll master computer programming. The skill set you’ll gain here will create a world of opportunities for you.

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Digital Simulation and Gaming Engineering Technology

This major supplies experience in character/landscape design, artificial intelligence, computer programming, software engineering and many other key building blocks required to excel in not only the gaming industry but many other fields such as computer science and programming.

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