Serious Game Design and Research – Graduate Certificate
Michigan State University

Program Details

The online Serious Game Design and Research – Graduate certificate is designed for those professionals who are already experienced in game design, but are looking to advance their knowledge in this field. Individuals who are educators or educational technology specialists may also benefit from this program. Students will explore different mediums for serious games such as health, exergames, military, newsgames, corporate training, learning, and social change. Classes in this program will also discuss serious game distribution, industry structure, and theories and techniques involved in game design.


A bachelors degree is required. 

School Accreditation Statement

The Higher Learning Commission

Geographic Restrictions

At present, MSU is not authorized to offer online programs/distance education to any residents of Arkansas or Maryland.