Master of Fine Arts in Game Development
Academy of Art University

Program Details

The online Master of Fine Arts in Game Development from the Academy of Art University is an online game design degree program that prepares students to work in the largest, fastest-growing media industry in the world.  This rigorous program synthesizes traditional art and design fundamentals with groundbreaking technologies.  Academy of Art University is dedicated to keeping up with the latest advancements in game development technology and industry practices so you will always be working with and studying the latest developments in the field.  Working with instructors who are top industry professionals, students complete courses that offer custom-built content.  You will complete coursework on your own schedule as you build your career skill set through the hands-on prototyping of game mechanics and art creation.  Students are required to complete a thesis project. 

You can choose to specialize in:

  • Character Modeling for Games
  • Concept Art for Games
  • Environment Modeling for Games
  • Game Design

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100% Online

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Application Requirements

Additional Materials May Be Requested, Official College Transcript(s), Portfolio, Resume/CV