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In the 2012 Sales, Demographic and Usage Data report, "Essential Facts about the Computer and Video Game Industry," put out by the Entertainment Software Association, President and CEO Michael D. Gallagher states, "Computer and video games have reached a critical mass. Today, nearly every device with a screen plays games, providing interactive entertainment experiences for a wide and diverse population. The creativity of our developers and publishers produces an ever-expanding variety of games to choose from in different formats and across all platforms. Their innovations drive consumer demand for our products, solidifying our industry's position as one of the strongest and most cutting-edge sectors in the U.S. economy."
Champlain's reputation for producing high-caliber industry professionals is substantiated by the extraordinary success of its graduates. Champlain alumni have worked as game engineers at:
100% of the graduates from the class of 2012 in the Game Programming major report that they are working in a position relevant to their career goals.
In addition to the extensive career-focused programs and support offered College-wide, each of Champlain's career-focused majors features learning opportunities and programs that help our students create highly marketable resumes. Highlights include: