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Video Game Certificates

A game development or design certification is meant more as an introduction to the subject. Upon completion, you’ll have a good understanding of what game design or development is all about and foundational knowledge that you can build on in the future.

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Short Term Certificates


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The 3-D Modeling and Animation certificate prepares students to design and develop models and animations for use in video games and animated films. Prepares students for the Autodesk Maya Certification.

  • SEMESTERS: 2
  • CREDITS: 18
  • LOCATIONS:
  • Prescott, Online
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The Video Game Developer certificate focuses on providing students with skills in high level object oriented programming. Applications used for skill development are 2-D and 3-D video game applications for use on PCs, MACs, Smartphones, the Web, and commercial video game consoles.

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