We are currently collecting information about game design programs across the US as part of our upcoming 2019 rankings of the top game design schools in the US. As part of our information gathering process, we kindly ask that each school submit this survey. Thank you in advance.
If program or college level acceptance rate data is available, please note it. If not, please provide acceptance rate data for the overall institution.
If program or college level matriculation rate data is available, please note it. If not, please provide matriculation rate data for the overall institution.
If program or college level GPA data is available, please note it. If not, please provide GPA data for the overall institution.
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RankSchool
Southern Arkansas University, AR
Grand Canyon University, AZ
University of Advancing Technology, AZ
Academy of Art University, CA
Art Center College of Design, CA
The Art Institute of California, Hollywood, CA
The Art Institute of California, San Diego, CA
California State University, Chico, CA
California State University, East Bay, CA
Cogswell Polytechnical College, CA
Coleman University, CA
SAE Ex'pression College, CA
Gnomon School of Visual Arts, Games + Animation, CA
Laguna College of Art and Design, CA
Los Angeles Film School, CA
Mt. Sierra College, CA
New York Film Academy, CA & NY
Otis College of Art and Design, CA
University of California, Irvine, CA
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), CA
University of California, Santa Cruz, CA
University of Southern California (USC), CA
Woodbury University, CA
Rocky Mountain College of Art & Design, CO
University of Colorado at Colorado Springs, CO
University of Denver, CO
Quinnipiac University, CT
Sacred Heart University, CT
University of Connecticut, CT
American University, DC
Wilmington University, DE
DAVE School, FL
Full Sail University, FL
Ringling College of Art and Design, FL
University of Central Florida, FL
University of Florida, FL
The Art Institute of Atlanta, GA
Georgia Tech, GA
Georgia Southern University, GA
Savannah College of Art and Design (SCAD), GA
Kennesaw State University, GA
University of Hawaii, Manoa, HI
University of Idaho, ID
Bradley University, IL
Columbia College Chicago, IL
DePaul University, IL
Western Illinois University, IL
Indiana University, IN
Indiana University - Purdue University, Indianapolis, IN
Purdue University, IN
Southwestern College, KS
Eastern Kentucky University, KY
Loyola University New Orleans, LA
Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA
University of Louisiana, Lafayette, LA
Maine College of Art, ME
Boston University, MA
Becker College, MA
Fitchburg State University, MA
Hampshire College, MA
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), MA
Mount Ida College, MA
Northeastern University, MA
Worcestor Polytechnic Institute, MA
Maryland Institute College of Art, MD
University of Baltimore, MD
University of Maryland, Baltimore County, MD
Baker College, MI
College for Creative Studies, MI
Davenport University, MI
Eastern Michigan University, MI
Ferris State University, MI
Lawrence Technological University, MI
Michigan State University, MI
Drury University, MO
Kansas City Art Institute, MO
Webster University, MO
DeVry University, Multiple Locations
North Carolina State University, NC
University of North Carolina - Charlotte, NC
University of North Dakota, ND
Bellevue University, NE
University of Nebraska, Omaha, NE
Southern New Hampshire University, NH
Bloomfield College, NJ
The College of New Jersey. NJ
Fairleigh Dickinson University, NJ
Kean University, NJ
New Jersey Institute of Technology, NJ
Rutgers University, NJ
Stevens Institute of Technology, NJ
University of Nevada, Reno, NV
Adelphi University, NY
Cornell University, NY
Marist College, NY
New York University, NY
The New School's Parsons School of Design, NY
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, NY
Rochester Institute of Technology, NY
Stony Brook University, NY
University at Buffalo, NY
Case Western Reserve University, OH
Cleveland Institute of Art, OH
Kent State University, OH
Miami University, OH
Ohio State University, OH
Ohio University, OH
Shawnee State University, OH
Oklahoma Christian University, OK
Rogers State University, OK
University of Tulsa, OK
Academy of Art University, Online
The Art Institute of Pittsburgh, Online
Baker College, Online
Bellevue University, Online
DeVry University, Online
Full Sail University, Online
Gnomon School of Visual Effects, Online
Rocky Mountain College of Art & Design, Online
Southern New Hampshire University, Online
University of Advancing Technology, Online
Albright College, PA
The Art Institute of Pittsburgh, PA
Carnegie Mellon University, PA
Desales University, PA
Drexel University, PA
Edinboro University, PA
Kutztown University, PA
Moore College of Art and Design, PA
University of Pennsylvania (UPenn), PA
University of the Arts, PA
New England Institute of Technology, RI
Clemson University, SC
Dakota State University, SD
East Tennessee State University, TN
Abilene Christian University, TX
The Art Institute of Austin, TX
The Art Institute of Houston, TX
The Art Institute of San Antonio, TX
Baylor University, TX
Southern Methodist University, TX
St. Edward's University, TX
Texas A&M University, TX
University of Houston, Victoria, TX
University of Texas, Austin, TX
University of Texas, Dallas, TX
University of the Incarnate Word, TX
Neumont University, UT
University of Utah, UT
George Mason University, VA
Champlain College, VT
Academy of Interactive Entertainment, WA
The Art Institute of Seattle, WA
Digipen Institute of Technology, WA
University of Washington, WA
Carroll University, WI
University of Wisconsin, Stout, WI
University of Wisconsin, Whitewater, WI
RankSchool
University of Idaho, ID
Bradley University, IL
Columbia College Chicago, IL
DePaul University, IL
Western Illinois University, IL
Indiana University, IN
Indiana University - Purdue University, Indianapolis, IN
Purdue University, IN
Southwestern College, KS
Baker College, MI
College for Creative Studies, MI
Davenport University, MI
Eastern Michigan University, MI
Ferris State University, MI
Lawrence Technological University, MI
Michigan State University, MI
Drury University, MO
Kansas City Art Institute, MO
Webster University, MO
DeVry University, Multiple Locations
University of North Dakota, ND
Bellevue University, NE
University of Nebraska, Omaha, NE
Case Western Reserve University, OH
Cleveland Institute of Art, OH
Kent State University, OH
Miami University, OH
Ohio State University, OH
Ohio University, OH
Shawnee State University, OH
Dakota State University, SD
Carroll University, WI
University of Wisconsin, Stout, WI
University of Wisconsin, Whitewater, WI
RankSchool
Southern Arkansas University, AR
DAVE School, FL
Full Sail University, FL
Ringling College of Art and Design, FL
University of Central Florida, FL
University of Florida, FL
The Art Institute of Atlanta, GA
Georgia Institute of Technology (Georgia Tech), GA
Georgia Southern University, GA
Savannah College of Art and Design (SCAD), GA
Kennesaw State University, GA
Eastern Kentucky University, KY
Loyola University New Orleans, LA
Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA
University of Louisiana, Lafayette, LA
DeVry University, Multiple Locations
North Carolina State University, NC
University of North Carolina, Charlotte, NC
Clemson University, SC
East Tennessee State University, TN
RankSchool
Grand Canyon University, AZ
University of Advancing Technology, AZ
Rocky Mountain College of Art & Design, CO
University of Colorado at Colorado Springs, CO
University of Denver, CO
DeVry University, Multiple Locations
University of Nevada, Reno, NV
Oklahoma Christian University, OK
Rogers State University, OK
University of Tulsa, OK
Abilene Christian University, TX
The Art Institute of Austin, TX
The Art Institute of Houston, TX
The Art Institute of San Antonio, TX
Baylor University, TX
Southern Methodist University, TX
St. Edward's University, TX
Texas A&M University, TX
University of Houston, Victoria, TX
University of Texas, Austin, TX
University of Texas, Dallas, TX
University of the Incarnate Word, TX
Neumont University, UT
University of Utah, UT
RankSchool
Quinnipiac University, CT
Sacred Heart University, CT
University of Connecticut, CT
American University, DC
Wilmington University, DE
Maine College of Art, ME
Becker College, MA
Boston University, MA
Fitchburg State University, MA
Hampshire College, MA
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), MA
Mount Ida College, MA
Northeastern University, MA
Worcestor Polytechnic Institute, MA
Maryland Institute College of Art, MD
University of Baltimore, MD
University of Maryland, Baltimore County, MD
DeVry University, Multiple Locations
Daniel Webster College, NH
Southern New Hampshire University, NH
Bloomfield College, NJ
The College of New Jersey. NJ
Fairleigh Dickinson University, NJ
Kean University, NJ
New Jersey Institute of Technology, NJ
Rutgers University, NJ
Stevens Institute of Technology, NJ
Adelphi University, NY
Cornell University, NY
Marist College, NY
New York University, NY
The New School's Parsons School of Design, NY
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, NY
Rochester Institute of Technology, NY
Stony Brook University, NY
University at Buffalo, NY
Albright College, PA
The Art Institute of Pittsburgh, PA
Carnegie Mellon University, PA
Desales University, PA
Drexel University, PA
Edinboro University, PA
Kutztown University, PA
Moore College of Art and Design, PA
University of Pennsylvania (UPenn), PA
New England Institute of Technology, RI
George Mason University, VA
Champlain College, VT
RankSchool
Academy of Art University, CA
Art Center College of Design, CA
The Art Institute of California, Hollywood, CA
The Art Institute of California, San Diego, CA
California State University, Chico, CA
California State University, East Bay, CA
Cogswell Polytechnical College, CA
Coleman University, CA
SAE Expression College, CA
Gnomon School of Visual Arts, Games + Animation, CA
Laguna College of Art and Design, CA
Los Angeles Film School, CA
Mt. Sierra College, CA
New York Film Academy, CA & NY
Otis College of Art and Design, CA
University of California, Irvine (UCI), CA
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), CA
University of California, Santa Cruz (UCSC), CA
University of Southern California (USC), CA
Woodbury University, CA
University of Hawaii, Manoa, HI
DeVry University, Multiple Locations
Academy of Interactive Entertainment, WA
The Art Institute of Seattle, WA
Digipen Institute of Technology, WA
University of Washington, WA
Please only include schools that offer specific game related programs.
List the percentage of graduates from 2016/17 academic year who found full-time employment in the game industry within six months of graduation. If information is unavailable, please note as such. If information is available but not an exact fit with our criteria of 2016/17 grads securing employment in industry within 6 months of graduation, please explain any differences.