Bachelor of Science
The Game Development major is an interdisciplinary program incorporating courses from numerous departments (Computer Science & Information Technology, Art & Design, English, Music, Mathematics, Communication Studies, and Cinema, Television and Media Production).
This interdisciplinary program incorporates the numerous aspects of game development to provide students with the opportunity to pursue a variety of careers in the field. This interdisciplinary approach to Game Development distinguishes KU’s Game Development major from other programs in this area of study.
The current trend in similar programs at other schools is to primarily focus on one aspect, such as programming the game, the art scenes, the music score, or the game story. The Game Development major at KU will allow the student to understand all aspects of Game Development and aligns with employer demands.
Minor in Game Development
The program's primary goal is to instill in students an understanding of the two facets of game development - the interactive design and