Turn your passion into your profession

Can you imagine...

  • Creating the next big video game title?
  • Designing apps for tech companies?
  • Developing educational gamification platforms?
  • Making interactive technology for fields like medicine or military?
  • Working in animation, marketing or design?

Video games are a $100 billion industry. Apply now to take your next steps to be part of it!

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Become a Game Changer

SMU Guildhall blends first-class education with a project based curriculum to give you the experience to break into the exciting video game industry. Apply to SMU Guildhall today to join our elite ranks. We'll equip you with a master's video game design degree or professional certificate and the skills you need to succeed as an artist, designer, producer or programmer. 

Contact us if you have questions about admissions or our application process.

Application Deadlines for Fall 2019 are as follows:

December 1, 2018 (early)
February 15, 2019 (regular)
March 15, 2019 (extended)
April 15, 2019 (final)

Applications for Fall 2019 are OPEN.