Contact John Pile, Jr., Assistant Professor
Graduates will be expected to have experience building games to a variety of devices including game consoles, mobile devices, and traditional PCs (Mac, Windows, and Linux).
Through our labs and classrooms, students gain experience building on (and deploying to) a variety of platforms and operating systems.
Our labs devoted to game development house powerful PCs loaded with game engines and development software. Workstations and are grouped in pods of five, facilitating collaboration and teamwork between the game disciplines.
In our game game programming lab, students work on high-powered dual-boot systems. This allows us to provide students with cross-platform development experience.
In addition, each workstation includes an Xbox 360, allowing students to gain valuable experience creating and debugging on game consoles.
Our mobile lab includes over 75 mobile devices for deploying and testing student-built games, including:
In order to keep up with the constantly changing market, a set of new mobile devices are added every semester.