Division Chair

Office
Advanced Technology Center, Room 113-D, 2201 Hull Rd., Fayetteville, NC 28303
Phone Number
Office Hours Mon-Fri
8:00AM to 5:00PM
Email
Stephen Umland

What to Expect:

Course Work

The Simulation and Game Development curriculum provides a broad background in simulation and game development with practical applications in creative arts, visual arts, audio and video technology, creative writing, modeling, design, programming and management.
Course work includes hands-on training in:
  • 3D Modeling
  • Database Administration and Programming for the Purpose of Creating Simulations and Games
  • Design
  • Software Engineering

Career Paths

Graduates should qualify for employment as designers, artists, animators, programmers, database administrators, testers, quality assurance analysts, engineers and administrators in the entertainment industry, the health care industry, engineering, forensics education, NASA, and government agencies.

Current Degrees, Diplomas, & Certificates Available for Simulation & Game Development

Associate Degree

Simulation & Game Development (A25450)

Program Length: 5 Semesters
Prerequisite: High School Diploma & Placement Test Equivalent
Award: Associate in Applied Science

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Diplomas

3D Modeling and 3D Printing Diploma (D25450D1)

Program Length: 3 Semesters
Prerequisite: High School Diploma, Placement Test Equivalent
Award: Diploma

SG Design & Development Diploma (D25450D2)

Program Length: 4 Semesters
Prerequisite: High School Diploma, Placement Test Equivalent
Award: Diploma

Simulation Programming Technician Diploma (D25450D3)

Program Length: 4 Semesters
Prerequisite: High School Diploma, Algebra I, Placement Test Equivalent
Award: Diploma

Certificate Degrees

3D Animation Certificate (C25450C6)

Program Length: 2 Semesters
Prerequisite: High School Diploma, Placement Test Equivalent
Award: Certificate

Concept Art Certificate (C25450C7)

Program Length: 3 Semesters
Prerequisite: High School Diploma, Placement Test Equivalent
Award: Certificate

Interactive 3D Certificate (C25450C2)

Program Length: 3 Semesters
Prerequisite: High School Diploma, Placement Test Equivalent
Award: Certificate

SGD Basics Certificate (C25450C1)

Program Length: 1 Semester
Prerequisite: High School Diploma, Placement Test Equivalent
Award: Certificate

SG Design Fundamentals Certificate (C25450C4)

Program Length: 3 Semesters
Prerequisite: High School Diploma, Placement Test Equivalent
Award: Certificate

SG Programming Certificate (C25450C3)

Program Length: 3 Semesters
Prerequisite: High School Diploma, Placement Test Equivalent
Award: Certificate

High School Connections 
SGD Basics Certificate (C25450H1)

Program Length: 1 Semester
Prerequisite: High School Diploma, Placement Test Equivalent
Award: Certificate