Motion Capture Lab and Art & Technology Game Conference enhance game design theory with real-world experiences.

The curriculum enhances the classroom theory behind video game design with two unique value-added resources: our state-of-the-art Motion Capture Studio Lab and our annual Art & Technology Game Conference.


Shawnee State University: Your competitive advantage

If you’re looking for a video game school that provides maximum value for your hard-earned dollar, look no further than Shawnee State University. Recognized as a Center of Excellence in Immersive Technology, we’ve earned a reputation as a leading university in the field, in southern Ohio and beyond. In fact, Princeton Review has recognized Shawnee State’s game design program as one of the nation’s best for eight consecutive years .

We’re a public university offering a highly personalized, affordable and accessible education dedicated to the exploration of emerging technologies and ideas. Our approach: focus on students, first and foremost. One of Ohio’s best educational values, our tuition is among the lowest in the state. Combine affordability with small class sizes and personal attention from faculty and staff, and it’s clear that Shawnee State University is a regional leader in higher education value.


Private school experience.
Public university price.

*Prices listed are for Fall 2018. Tuition for Fall 2019 will increase, based on Consumer Price Index and approval by the Ohio Department of Higher Education and will be posted Spring 2019. Final costs vary depending on your selected housing, meal plan, and course options.