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University Certificate in Game Development and Programming

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  • Credential: University Certificate
  • Credits: 42
  • Next Start: Monthly

Obtain a solid technical foundation in game development and programming with Athabasca University’s online University Certificate in Game Development and Programming (UC-GDP).

Q: Why take the University Certificate in Game Development and Programming?


Through this program, you will be able to obtain the proper training that game development companies are looking for – we’ve designed this program to meet the needs of the game industry.

Q: How long would it take to complete?


Finish this program in as little as 1 year (with programming experience) to 1 1/2 years (no programming experience) of full-time study, or work at your own pace and take as long as you need. There is no time limit for completion.

Q: Can credit from this certificate ladder in to a program?


Credit earned in this certificate program may be transferred to the Bachelor of Science Major in Computing and Information Systems program.

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