Bachelor of Science in Computer Science / Games Design
University of the Potomac

Program Details

The Bachelor of Science in Computer Science with a concentration in Games Design is an online game design degree from University of the Potomac for those interested in entering this exciting field.  Gaming has grown increasingly popular with no signs of slowing down, but instead is spreading into other fields, such as education or business.  This has caused an increased need for professionals who are capable of designing these games and the programming, graphics, motion design, and other advanced technology that makes them user-friendly while grabbing and catching people’s attention.  Courses in games design include:

  • Introduction to Game Design
  • Computer and Human Interaction
  • Game Engine Programming I
  • Design for new Media
  • Motion Design

All degrees in the computer science field begin with core courses that form a strong foundation that the concentration courses build upon.  These programs teach students to design, build, and problem-solve computer hardware and software systems.  Although a flexible online degree, it still features the same rigorous standards, expert faculty, and relevant technology students would find on-campus.

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School Accreditation & Licensing

University of the Potomac is accredited by:

Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Interview, Official High School Transcript/GED Score