Game Development Academy
Study on our exclusive Game Dev Course at some of the best schools in the world
Game Development Academy
Ages 13–18 | Summer | Two-Week Sessions
Overnight | Beginner to Advanced
Kickstart your dream career and build the in-demand skills sought by studios like Epic Games, EA, and Ubisoft—all on a prestigious university campus. In this immersive game studio experience, you’ll take on the role of a 3D modeler, gameplay programmer, or level designer, learn the full cycle of game production, and discover how to turn your love of gaming into a lucrative career.
Hone your skills.
Assemble a team.
Create your game.
Create detailed game assets in Autodesk Maya, unwrap and texture models, and build levels.
Build skills in C++ and Unreal Blueprints, implement game mechanics, and learn source control techniques.
Level Design / VR
Learn level design with Unreal Engine 4, develop VR game environments, and strategically place assets in your game
Choose your skill path
Ideal for aspiring game developers
Beginner or advanced, you’ll take your game design and development skills to the next level.
Immersive, collaborative courses
Join forces with peers to create and finesse your game using the best tools like Unreal Engine 4 and Autodesk Maya.
A pathway to working for game studios
With your specialized skill set and solid portfolio, you’ll be ready to impress colleges and future employers—or launch your own indie studio.
There every step of the way
The heart of our programs
We know the right instructor changes everything. Our staff mentor students while teaching the most in-demand tech skills, bringing our collaborative, innovative camp culture to life.
Inspirational industry pros and top university recruits
Our selective hiring practices, honed for over 20 years, yield the most talented, passionate recruits from tech companies, and universities like CMU, Stanford, Caltech, and NYU.
All adults, no CITs, and thorough background checks
We adhere to a policy of no “Counselors in Training.” Instead, you’ll find fun-loving, well-paid, all-adult instructors. We take safety seriously. All staff members undergo extensive background and reference checks and are CPR & First-Aid Certified.
Trained in person
There’s no substitute for in-person training. By the first day of camp, our summer staff is confident, excited, and equipped to inspire the next generation of innovators.
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A proven track record of student success
9 out of 10 alumni go on to attend a 4-year college and pursue a STEM career. We know how to get you there.