Games and Playable Media from University of California, Santa Cruz offers unparalleled access to a game industry experience, with a cultivated curriculum firmly rooted in design and code.
Graduates with Games and Playable Media from University of California, Santa Cruz will:
- gain intensive educational experience
- be prepared for entry into the computer game industry.
- gain valuable insights into independent and AAA development, thanks in part to the influence of our award-winning faculty and world-class advisory board.
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- Game Design Systems
- Game Engineering
- Game Development
- Game Technologies
- Games & Playable Media Studio
- Game Art
- Game Audio
- Serious Games
- Computation Media Research
- Social & Emotional Approaches to Human Computer Interaction
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
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DisciplinesVideo Games & Multimedia Human Computer Interaction View 45 other Masters in Video Games & Multimedia in United States
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- Official transcripts
- Supplemental Materials
- Three (3) letters of recommendation are required, up to 5 may be submitted.
- Online Portfolio: Submit your most exciting and relevant work. 10-15 still images maximum. 10 minutes of video maximum. 2-3 links to interactive pieces maximum
- A Statement of purpose is required:
- A Personal History Statement is also required
International33469 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 66938 USD for the full programme during 24 months.
National33469 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 66938 USD for the full programme during 24 months.
In-State23264 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 46528 USD for the full programme during 24 months.
Living costs for Santa Cruz
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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