Individuals who are successful in the Champlain College Game Development majors possess strong skills in creativity, communication, technical application, and innovation. As a part of the admission process into any of our Game Development majors, we want to ensure incoming students possess these skills so that they can build on these strengths to meet the demanding needs in these exciting fields. Please review the requirements in your chosen field.
Game Art Major
Do you have a passion and an innate talent for making art? Do you value traditional art techniques as much as digital tools? Are you highly creative and do you love exploring new areas of visual art and design? You may be Game Artist.
ARE YOU A GAME ARTIST?
Game Business & Publishing Major
Do you love everything about games and want to bring new ones into the world? Are you a strategic thinker who can imagine outcomes? Have you ever played a little-known game and thought, everyone should know about this? Are you interested in Esports? You may be a Game publisher and/or game entrepreneur.
ARE YOU A GAME PUBLISHER/ENTREPRENEUR?
Game Design Major
Do you have a passion for making games? Do you love deconstructing games to figure out how they work? Do you love creating experiences for other people? You may be a Game Designer.
ARE YOU A GAME DESIGNER?
Game Programming Major
Do you have a passion and talent for logic, math, and programming? Do you love deconstructing games and their systems to figure out how they are built? Are you creative and do you enjoy problem solving to find the best solutions? You may be a Game Programmer.
ARE YOU A GAME PROGRAMMER?
Game Production & Management
Do you have a passion for making games and want to see them succeed? Do you love working with other people and helping them to be productive? Are you a leader and do you have a talent for getting people to work together? You may be a Game Producer.
ARE YOU A GAME PRODUCER?
Game Sound Design Major
Do you love music and sound effects? Are you constantly fiddling around with sound mixing equipment? Are you a musician who loves technology? Do you love video games? You may be a Game Sound Designer.
ARE YOU A GAME SOUND DESIGNER?