Undergraduate CertificateGame Design

Wichita State’s undergraduate certificate in game design combines your creativity with hands-on learning in a technology-rich environment. You’ll gain essential knowledge and techniques—from computer modeling to coding—and build qualifications for career success in a variety of game-related settings.

Learn how the Game Design certificate is the right fit for you.

Media arts student in classroom at Shocker Studios.

Game design students learn how to work with a team to design characters, levels and storylines.


To complete the 15-credit-hour undergraduate certificate, you’ll take the following courses:

  • Computer Modeling
  • Game Design Concepts
  • Game Design I
  • Coding
  • One of the following: Game Design II, Animation I, Coding II, or ARTS 240 Life Drawing.

How to enroll

To add this certificate to your plan of study: 

  • Login into the MyWSU portal, find the Student Tools box (center of the page) and click on "Change my Major/Minor"
  • Click continue (this will show you your current major(s) and minor(s)
  • Click continue then click on "Add a certificate" and choose your certificate program, click continue and submit request.