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Computer Game Design Microcredential

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Program Description

This Microcredential is designed to prepare students for a career in designing and developing computer games.  This 16-credit program is designed to fit within SUNY Ulster’s Network A.S. Computer Science and A.S. Computer Science (Online) degree programs:

CSC 150   Computer Science I

CSC 180   Computer Science II

CSC 220   Computer Science Design I 

CSC 225   Computer Design II


Student Learning Outcomes

At the completion of the Computer Game Design microcredential, a student will be able to

  • Learn the fundamentals of computer programming
  • Design Computer Games using game engines such as Unity.
  • Have fun while learning!
  • Employment Potential
  • Graduates will be prepared for employment as entry‐level technicians in a PC networking environment.

Requirements for Program Entry

High school diploma or equivalent

Satisfactory placement in Entering Student Assessment

MAT 115 College Algebra and Trigonometry

Developmental Assistance Available

For students who do not meet basic reading and math requirements or who have other learning issues, extra assistance is readily available through SUNY Ulster’s Center for Academic Planning and Support (CAPS), The Gary and Janaki Math Center, the Writing Center, the Peer and Friend Tutor Program, and English as a Second Language (ESL) tutors.

For More Information

For more information contact Enrollment and Success Center 1‐800‐724‐0833 ext. 5018 or 5022





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