Bachelor of Science in Information Technology - Gaming Design Online Degree Program

Bachelor of Science in Information Technology - Gaming Design Online Degree Program

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 Turn Your Passion for Gaming into a Career by Earning a Degree in Gaming Design

With Liberty University’s 100% online Gaming Design degree, you can study what you love to do and open up career opportunities in Gaming Design in all sorts of industries. Our Gaming Design degree will teach you about all aspects of the gaming industry while creating a community and network of people who have similar interests.  Through our well-rounded Bachelor of Science in Information Technology - Gaming Design program, you will be taught gaming tools and technologies, animation, theory, and programming. Our professors bring experience and are willing to listen to your questions and concerns about your career path aspirations.  As the Gaming Design industry grows and changes, you can be a top candidate in any career you pursue with your gaming design degree from Liberty.

Why Choose Liberty’s B.S. in Information Technology – Gaming Design Online Program?

Our Game Design degree program is ranked #1 by for “Best Online Programs: Bachelor’s in Video Game Design.” You want to be the best – our 100% online gaming design degree will provide well-rounded training in all aspects of gaming design that will set you apart from others in the industry. On top of learning technical skills, our community within the program will further grow your network of like-minded individuals who are interested in the field of game design. With the gaming design industry rapidly changing every day, Liberty offers current resources and knowledge to ensure you are at the forefront of new technology and trends.  Whether you have aspirations of being a game designer, game artist or game programmer, our game design degree will prepare you with the skills needed to succeed.

What Will You Learn in Our Gaming Design Degree?

Our Game Design cognate covers a full range of information and foundational training that is needed to succeed in the field of Gaming Design.  While learning computer science skills in depth, students of the Gaming Design degree program will also learn valuable graphic design and C# programming skills. Whether you are looking to be a game artist, game designer or programmer, you will be equipped with the skills to become an asset to any employer

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Program Highlights

  • By earning your online gaming design degree from a non-profit university whose online programs ranked in the top five of more than 2,100 online colleges and universities for academic quality, affordability, and accessibility, you will be set apart from others in your field.
  • Tuition for all undergraduate, graduate and doctoral programs has not increased in three straight years. While many other online colleges have raised tuition, Liberty has been able to keep costs low as a non-profit university. 
  • Students can complete our game design degree program in as little as four years.

Accreditations and Awards

The B.S. in Information Technology – Gaming Design ranked #1 in Best Online Bachelor’s in Video Game Design according to 

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Military Benefits

Are you a service member, veteran, military spouse, or Department of Defense employee wishing to pursue our Bachelor’s Degree in Criminal Justice Online Program? We are proud to support you in your pursuit of online education by offering the following benefits: 

  • Tuition discounts - $250 for undergraduate (per credit hour)
    • Additional discount for veterans who serve in a civilian capacity as an Emergency Responder (less than $565 per course).
  • Book Vouchers (Up to $400 per semester for undergraduate only)

IT – Gaming Design Program Format      

  • 100% Online
  • 120 total hours
  • 30 hours must be taken through Liberty
  • 50% (30 hours) of major must be taken through Liberty
  • Eight-week courses, eight different start dates each year, and no set login times.

IT – Gaming Design Degree Information and Requirements


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Potential Career Options with a Gaming Design Degree

  • Video Game Designer
  • Creative Director
  • Graphics Director
  • Mobile User Interface Designer
  • Software Programmer