Professional Game Development Education

Southern Methodist University's Guildhall is one of the premier graduate video game education program in the United States. The program has graduated more than 600 students, and alumni are working at over 200 video game studios around the world.

The Guildhall offers a Master of Interactive Technology in Digital Game Development degree and Professional Certificate in Digital Game Development program. Students also select an area of specialization ­— Art Creation, Level Design, Production, or Programming. Classes are taught by industry veterans, who work as mentors to develop skill and talent in the next generation of game creators.

For more information, see our graduate catalog ( eBook / PDF ).

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  • Guildhall Events

    Take a look at some of SMU Guildhall's annual events, like Career Fair, Exhibition, and Academy.

  • GuildEdge

    The GuildEdge self-service portal makes it easy for employers, students and alumni to fill job needs.

  • Game Spotlight

    Visit our Youtube page to check out 2D and 3D games that have been created by Guildhall students.

  • Alumni Success

    Our alumni have been employed at 200+ studios around the world. See a sampling of their published titles.