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2018-2019 Catalog 
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Computer Game Design, Credential

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16‐Credit Micro-Credential Program

Program Description

This credential program 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.  The program curriculum is made up of two courses in Computer Science.

Student Learning Outcomes

At the completion of the Computer Game Design Credentials program, 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 Learning Center, 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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