Game and Interactive Media Design

Bachelor's Degree  | Russellville Campus | In-Person or Blended

The BFA in Game and Interactive Media Design degree introduces students to the cutting edge of visual communication arts and the latest in the interactive digital technology sciences. The program prepares students for work in the video game and entertainment industries as well as a broad range of fields requiring skills in animation, simulation, programming, web design, editing, mobile application development, interactive environment construction and story formation.

HANDS-ON LEARNING opportunities

  • Beta testing
  • Class projects
  • Real-world projects


  • Critical thinking
  • Problem solving
  • Strong foundation of art and design skills
  • Working with others

About This Degree


Students living in states bordering Arkansas receive in-state tuition.

Financial Aid is available for those who qualify. The Arkansas Tech University school code to use on the FAFSA is 001089.

Payment Options:

  • Financial Aid
  • Payment Plan
  • Graduate Assistantships

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You could work as a(n):

  • Animation specialist
  • App development
  • End-user interface position
  • Graduate studies in-game or digital media
  • Storyboarding
  • Video game designer

Alumni of our program work at:

  • Consolidated printing
  • Self-employed artist
  • Social Innovation
  • Walmart Marketing


View the links below to better understand the courses, the course timeline, and who your faculty will be when you enroll as an ATU student.

Credentials that stack with this degree:

  • Master of Art
  • Master of Fine Art
  • Master of Interactive Media design
  • Master of Liberal Arts

Point of Pride

POINT OF PRIDE – ATU’s BFA in Game and Interactive Media Design was the first of its kind accredited by the National Association of Schools of Art and Design (NASAD) in the state.



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