SMU Guildhall Preparation

The SMU Guildhall Master of Interactive Technology (MIT) graduate video game program requires all students to have an undergraduate degree before enrolling. Most applicants will apply during their senior year in college or once they have graduated from a regionally accredited bachelor’s degree program. Our Professional Certification program does not have a degree requirement, but most students who apply have at least 2 years of post-secondary education.


How do I prepare for SMU Guildhall?

Your primary decision before you start your application is to choose one of our four specializations. Our specialization-specific preparation guides can help you establish base-level skills for our program and the path you want to pursue:

The Guildhall Academy is also a great way for middle school and high school students to get an idea of what a career in game development is all about.