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Estimated Tuition & Fees
$ 6,528
Based on Iowa residency, subject to change; does not include course level fees or books and supplies

Video Game Artist

Online Only

Program Description

Offered Completely Online

This program provides specialized training for the video game art production pipeline. Students further develop foundational artistic and technical skills that are applied to developing video game assets that include advanced modeling, texturing, physical-based shading, and lighting. The program also prepares students for developing a portfolio for job application.


Frank Heffner, PhD, Ext. 1426, TSI, frank.heffner@witcc.edu

Required Classes

SDV 108 The College Experience 
CIS 124 3D Modeling and Topology 3
CIS 221 Scripting Basics 3
CIS 369 VIdeo Game Portfolio Preparation 2
CIS 383 Digital Composition and Graphics Pipeline I 2
CIS 386 Game Design 3
CIS 389 Level Design I 3
CIS 384 Digital Composition and Graphics Pipeline II 2
CIS 395 Game Engines 3
CIS 404 Environmental Modeling 3
CIS 405 Video Game Portfolio Polish 1
ART 370 Traditional & New Media 2-D Design 3
ART 371 Traditional & New Media 3-D Design 3
ART 373 Digital Color, Lighting & Rendering 2



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