Gain real-world knowledge in game development, and get a head start on building your career

Immerse yourself in a collaborative environment that explores all disciplines of game development

Join a creative cohort that stresses the importance of teamwork and  collaboration

Study at a "Top School for Game Design" this Summer

The Champlain Game Academy is taught by the same industry-expert faculty, in the same acclaimed game studio, that has earned Champlain top rankings for game development.

#1 College for Video Game Design - College Magazine

Top 20 School for Games - The Princeton Review

#4 In The World for Game Development - The Rookies

Top 50 Best Video Game Design Schools in the U.S. - Gamedesigning.org

Champlain Game Academy

  • Session 1: July 13-24, 2020

  • Session 2: July 27-August 7, 2020

Advanced Game Academy

  • July 27-August 7, 2020

2020 Registration Will Open in October 2019

Get a jump start on your career in game development at The Champlain Game Academy. This two-week program introduces high school students to all aspects of game development--including game design, game art and animation, programming, sound, testing and production. Students will gain real-world experience by working as a development team that works together across all game development disciplines to build original game projects. 

Using the learning model of the acclaimed Champlain Game Studio, students at the Academy will work side-by-side in a creative cohort that stresses the importance of teamwork and creative collaboration. At the end of the Academy, students will have a full understanding of the behind-the-scenes operations of the world's professional game studios.

Space is limited and seats are filling up fast, so register today to reserve your spot.