Careers in Video Game and Application Development

Compelling video games draw players in and keep them coming back for more. If you want to capture the imagination of the gaming public then you need the right skills to get in the game. Globe University's sister school, Minnesota School of Business, offers a game and application development program—essential training for the video gaming industry. And now is a great time to prepare for a game development career. The U.S. Department of Labor’s O*NET OnLine—the nation's primary source of occupational information—projects a bright employment outlook for this emerging career field.*

Career areas in video gaming and application development

Beyond video gaming, computer programming skills and artistic training transfer easily to other industries. Many developers, software engineers and computer programmers design custom applications for educational, informational and therapeutic uses. Job titles vary, but may include the following:

  • Animator
  • Application tester
  • Assistant game designer
  • Game development artist
  • Technical support specialist
  • Video game designer
  • Web application developer

Game and application development training programs

Contact us today to learn more

We would be happy to answer any questions about the game and application development program, our admissions process, financial aid or job outlooks in the video gaming industry. Call us at 1-877-303-6060 or send us an information request.

*U.S. Department of Labor’s O*NET OnLine Summary Report