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Web Game Programming Careers Overview

As consumers demand more realistic and complex multimedia games and animations, those with strong creative design and computer skills and a passion for gaming and interactive media are finding exciting career opportunities in this growing field. Training simulation scenarios are creating other opportunities in curriculum training for those in this field who are seeking rewarding careers. As a student at DeVry University, you'll learn the creative, technical design and programming skills that'll give you an edge in your career as a web game programmer or curriculum training specialist, as well as the critical business skills to help you succeed in any work environment.

Professional Responsibilities


When you earn your bachelor's degree in Multimedia Design and Development (MDD) from DeVry University with a specialization in Web Game Programming, you'll be equipped to design and program multimedia for web-based games, software and training simulations. Professional responsibilities of web game programmers and curriculum training specialists include:

  • Designing interactive web-based games and web-pages
  • Programming video, sound effects, images and animations into games and web pages
  • Developing online training tools using simulations



Web Game Programming careers are found in nearly every industry, including:

  • Business
  • Education
  • Entertainment
  • Gaming
  • Government
  • Manufacturing
  • Medical
  • Retail

Career Options


DeVry graduates in Multimedia Design and Development with a specialization in Web Game Programming will be prepared for careers in areas such as:

  • Web programming
  • Animation
  • Interactive game programming
  • Simulation design
  • Curriculum design and training

The DeVry University Career Advantage


Whether you are looking to attend a traditional campus or an online university, DeVry University is the place where you can gain the skills, credentials, and respect you need to succeed in the world of web game programming. The proof is in the numbers. Each year, thousands of DeVry University graduates have careers in their chosen fields in 6 months or less.