Creative Design Technologies/Game Development, Animation, and Motion Graphics

This program is all about training students for the local and national job market in game development, animation, and motion graphics. The degree and certificate paths are designed and taught by the area’s top digital industry professionals. You’ll learn to create and animate 2D and 3D characters, compose and animate designed video elements, build immersive worlds, and design interactive games.

Job Titles & Career Information

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  • Video Game Designers

    Design core features of video games. Specify innovative game and role-play mechanics, story lines, and character biographies. Create and maintain design documentation. Guide and collaborate with production staff to produce games as designed.

    Hourly Wage: $41.55

    Currently Employed: 1899

    Projections:

    1899 people are employed as Video Game Designers. This number is expected to increase by 7.06% over the next four years.

    Austin Community College MSA Map

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