School of Design & Technology

Why study design and technology at Becker?

Becker College is a powerhouse in technology, giving you access to one of the top Game Design educations in the country, according to the Princeton Review. You can choose to major in our programs with minors in complementary departments that give you an expansive and flexible skill set. For example, if you want to start your own company, you can major in Applied Computer Science and add minors in Game Design and Business.

The Interactive Media Design program offers four concentrations in the areas of Game Arts, Game Design, Game Development and Programming, and Game Production and Management. As well as the Graphic Design program.

The Business program offers six concentrations in the areas of Administration, Computer Information Systems, Data Science, Management, Marketing, and Sport Management.

The Applied Computer Science program offers several specializations which include Game Programming, Information Security, and Data Science.

The curriculum will prepare you to flourish in a rapidly changing world with a strong entrepreneurial outlook and the ability to continuously rebrand yourself as your job and career path change in the future. At Becker College, you will prepare for a lifetime of opportunity without limits.

The School of Design & Technology at Becker College offers undergraduate majors and minors in Applied Computer Science, BusinessIntegrated Graphic Design, Esports Management, Interactive Media DesignSocial Innovation and Entrepreneurship,  Sport Management, and  Math. You gain the opportunity to hone the practical skills to enter these high-growth fields, enriched with the ability to continue to adapt and maintain a successful career in a rapidly changing industry. Our game design program is ranked #4 in the world by the Princeton Review.

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The mentorship I received taught me how to run a business and make valuable contacts within the industry…(Petricore is) very fortunate that we’ve gotten the amount of help that we did from Becker.

Ryan Canuel

Class of 2015, Co-founder and CEO of Petricore

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Becker College Receives Grant for Esports Lab

Published on: November 2, 2018

Becker College is pleased to announce that it has been awarded a Collaborative Workspace Program grant from MassDevelopment. The grant will to be used by the Massachusetts Digital Games Institute (MassDiGI) New Ventures Center at Becker to create the first-ever esports lab of its kind in central Massachusetts.

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Becker Varsity Esports earns spot in SMITE championship

Published on: October 1, 2018

The Becker College Varsity Esports Program SMITE Blue team is one of 28 squads in the country to earn a spot in the inaugural National Association of Collegiate Esports (NACE) Championship for SMITE. SMITE, a popular online multiplayer game, puts players in control of mythological Gods from a third-person perspective. The NACE Championship for SMITE, sponsored […]

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Becker’s varsity esports team featured on Worcester News Tonight

Published on: September 27, 2018

Becker College’s varsity esports team was the focus of a story that aired on News Channel 3’s program, Worcester News Tonight.  The college is the first in Massachusetts to offer scholarships to competitive gamers. Becker also recently announced plans to offer a Master of Fine Arts degree in interactive media.  Watch the video below.