Information Technology - Game Development, Associate in Applied Science Degree
Program Description for IT - Game Development
Game Development is a $10 billion industry! While you think of Game Development in
the “big cities,” we are excited to see that job opportunities are popping up in Iowa!
The SCC Game Development program gives you a strong foundation in design and programming
to prepare you for a career in the industry, and it also gives you some entrepreneurial
skills for those wanting to develop and market mobile apps on their own.
Our curriculum is constantly evolving as we continue to reach out to employers to provide our graduates with the most current and employable skills.
Award Options for IT - Game Development
- Associate in Applied Science
- Certificate - Web Game Development
Job Outlook for IT - Game Development
Job opportunities in the Game Development industry vary greatly. Some of the positions
include: Designers, Programmers, Artists, Audio Technicians, and Testers. The Occupational
Handbook lists the Software Development area as growing faster than between the years
of 2012 and 2022.
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The experts agree that opportunities in IT are only growing, and more opportunities translate into higher pay. Certifications place you in a position to take advantage of them. We offer free Microsoft MTA Certification testing to our active IT students. Microsoft offers a certification exam in Game Development Fundamentals!