Game Design & Animation Certificate

Overview

WHY CONSIDER A GAME DESIGN AND ANIMATION CERTIFICATE?


The field of Game Design and Animation has enabled us to magically transform television, computer, and phone screens into realistic, visually-captivating playfields of extraordinary capability. Earning a Game Design and Animation Certificate can help you move forward in this career field.

Post University's specialized Game Design and Animation Certificate curriculum teaches students the main concepts and skills needed to design 3-dimensional interactive games for entertainment. At Post University, our Game Design and Animation Certificate faculty members have both advanced degrees and extensive experience in the field, and promote a collaborative learning environment where students gain theoretical and practical knowledge and skills in game theory, game genres, design principles,
3-dimensional graphics programming, character animation, game engine architectures, and artificial intelligence in games.

A Game Design and Animation Certificate from Post University will help students turn their passion for gaming into a career in this dynamic industry as video games, computer simulations, and virtual reality continue to become more popular and sophisticated.

In addition to a stand-alone certificate program, students in any major may pursue the 15-credit Game Design and Animation Certificate by completing the required courses.

THE GAME DESIGN AND ANIMATION CERTIFICATE PROGRAM AT POST UNIVERSITY IS IDEAL FOR THOSE WHO WANT TO:

  • Gain the skills and experiences they'll need to succeed in a wide range of career opportunities in the gaming industry
  • Learn from Game Design and Animation Certificate faculty members who have advanced degrees and years of relevant experience in the field of game design and animation

BENEFITS OF THE GAME DESIGN AND ANIMATION CERTIFICATE PROGRAM AT POST UNIVERSITY

  • Post University is an accredited New England university that has been providing quality education to its students since 1890.
  • Our small classes are taught by faculty members who have advanced degrees and extensive real-world experience in their respective fields.
  • We offer a high-quality, career-focused Game Design and Animation Certificate that can make a real difference in your future career.
  • Our Game Design and Animation Certificate features a curriculum with a strong focus on innovation, creativity and leadership. You won't be learning from static text on a page; you'll be part of a highly interactive, practice-based learning environment.
  • You will get a great return on your investment (ROI), earning a valuable certificate at an affordable price.
GAME DESIGN AND ANIMATION CERTIFICATE PROGRAM FAST FACTS
CERTIFICATE PROGRAM COST
Certificate Program Tuition and Fees* $27,450
Room and Board* $10,430
Approximate Program Text Book Cost* $1,500
*This is the cost of the entire certificate program using current tuition and room and board rates. Actual program cost will vary depending on the amount of financial aid provided and whether or not students transfer in any credits. For current tuition rates, go to http://www.post.edu/maincampus/tuition.shtml.
OCCUPATIONS (This certificate will prepare you for careers including, but not limited to, the ones listed below.)
Video Game Designers http://www.onetonline.org/link/summary/15-1199.11
Video Game Programmers http://www.onetonline.org/link/summary/15-1199.11