Bachelor of Fine Arts in Game Development
Academy of Art University

Program Details

The Bachelor of Fine Arts in Game Development from the Academy of Art University is an online game design degree program that prepares students for entry-level careers or to earn their Master’s degree in the field.  This is the largest, fastest-growing media industry in the world, so students need to stay current in the latest technology and trends in the industry.  As a student at the Academy of Art University, you will benefit from the flexible online schedule and from the school’s dedication to keeping up with advancements in game development technology and industry practices.  Students complete courses with custom-built content that are taught by top industry professionals to gain a solid grasp of fundamental game art principles.  You will study game engine technology and pre-production and production environments in a program that emphasizes understanding and applying such techniques as 3D modeling, animation, and lighting in video game production. 

Students can choose to specialize in:

  • 3D Modeling
  • Concept Art
  • Game Design

% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Academy of Art University is accredited by:

National Association of Schools of Art and Design (NASAD)

WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Application Requirements

Official High School Transcript/GED Score