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Digital Entertainment Technology (BS)

Small screens. Big screens.

Video games. Blockbuster films. Mobile apps. It’s an exciting time for animated and computer-generated products and features.

Earning a Bachelor of Science in digital entertainment technology at ACU can lead to careers in game design, mobile development or animation. In state-of-the-art facilities, you’ll learn about the entire creative process—from concept and design to scripting and production. You’ll also explore theories in art, design and storytelling, and hone your career focus as you concentrate in one of three exciting areas.

Program Overview

Credit hours 72
Concentrations 3
Department Information Technology and Computing
School/College College of Business Administration


You’ll take courses such as:

  • Two-Dimensional Designs
  • Human Computer Interaction
  • Game Development
  • Advanced Video Production
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  • Game Development
  • Film & Media Production
  • Digital Design

What can you do after graduation?

  • Stage Manager
  • Stage Automation Engineer
  • Lighting Designer
  • Game Developer
  • Mobile Game Developer
  • Film Editor
  • Electrical Engineer Technician
  • Computer Graphics Designer
Stage manager and team
Professor with students

Clubs and Activities

Digital entertainment technology majors get plenty of hands-on learning in the classroom and in co-curriculars and activities such as:

  • Digital entertainment technology club
  • Film Fest
  • Internships and research fellowships
  • Springboard Ideas Challenge

About the School of Information Technology and Computing

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ACU's School of Information Technology and Computing (SITC) delivers a high-quality undergraduate education in a small-school, Christian environment for students interested in graduate school and careers in technical fields. Rapid advances in technology allow for constant innovation, and we strive to mirror that innovation with our curriculum in order to prepare students to have the necessary skills to become the next software engineers, computer scientists, game designers, database and network administrators and more.

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Ready to Be a Part?

We’re eager to see not only what you can accomplish with an ACU education, but how your unique perspective can enrich your fellow classmates and ACU as a whole.