M.Sc. On Campus

Game Programming

DePaul University

36 months
882 USD/credit 15288 USD/year
882 USD/credit 15288 USD/year
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The Master of Science in Game Programming from DePaul University is designed for those interested in game development programming at the highest level, including real time computing, computer graphics, and professional retooling for the game industry.


The Program

  • Students in the Game Programming program from DePaul University will learn about software engineering, computer graphics, artificial intelligence, animation, software architecture, and networking. The game programming degree addresses the real-world needs of industry through special, topic-based classes. 
  • Courses are taught with a mixture of theory and applied practice. Covering both emerging trends and proven knowledge, the program's content is always relevant and current. This combination of approaches allows students to understand the connection between realized applied systems and issues they'll likely face professionally in years to come.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Discrete Structures for Computer Science
  • Programming
  • Data Structures 
  • Systems 
  • Applied 3D Geometry
  • Optimized C++

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


52 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Complete online application ($25 application fee)
  • Submit official transcripts from all college and universities attended, one of which must show the conferral of a Bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited institution. 
  • Official transcripts must be sent directly from the institution(s) of record.U.S. college and university transcripts should be mailed to the address below.
  • DePaul alumni/undergraduate students applying for graduate admission must also submit a DePaul transcript.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15288 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 882 USD per credit during 36 months.
  • National

    15288 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 882 USD per credit during 36 months.

Living costs for Chicago

1297 - 2491 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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