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Digital Entertainment Technology, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
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Overview

Digital Entertainment Technology from Abilene Christian University will equip you with tools needed to embark on an exciting freelance career or to pursue graduate studies in cinematics, game or level design or AR/VR creation.

The Bachelor of Science in digital entertainment technology (BS) curriculum can guide you toward roles in game design, mobile development or cinematics. As a DET student, 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, Digital Design, Game Development or Film & Media Production.

Careers

  • Web development
  • Mobile app development
  • Game development
  • User interface/user experience
  • Special effects
  • Quality assurance

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    128 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Game Development
  • 3-D Animation
  • Mobile Computing
  • Advanced Video Production
  • Digital Entertainment Technology
  • Digital Entertainment Development
  • Narrative for Film and New Media 
  • ENGL 332 - Introduction to Film Studies 
  • Interactive Narratives 
  • Film and Belief 

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score:

    5.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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General Requirements

  • Complete an Application for Admission. There is a $50 nonrefundable application fee.
  • Send your official high school and/or college transcript(s) 
  • Standardized Test Scores

Tuition Fee

  • International

    37800 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 37800 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    37800 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 37800 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Abilene

  • 932 - 1730 USD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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