School of Design & Technology

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.

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 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

What's New

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What is a Faceware Singer?

Published on: September 14, 2018

Please meet Nathan Rodriguez and Jennifer Caraluzzi, our intrepid Faceware singers. What, you may ask, is a Faceware singer? Nathan and Jenn use their faces and lips to power PermaDeath‘s avatars’ faces and lips so that the avatars are lip syncing to live singers. They mime the Computer Generated Images (CGI) parts of the show, […]

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Gaming Giant ZAM Network Backs Becker Varsity Esports Program

Published on: August 28, 2018

 The Becker College Varsity Esports Program is partnering with ZAM Network, a leading entertainment company that reaches over 20 million gamers a month through its popular game websites. ZAM Network is a sponsor for the college’s inaugural varsity esports season. The sponsorship funds will be used for student and program support. ZAM Network features the top […]

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How Becker College drives educational development with Microsoft

Published on: August 13, 2018

Located in central Massachusetts, Becker College serves approximately 1,800 students, 600 of which are enrolled in the interactive media and game design program – one of the largest and #4 ranked in the world. Recently, students from the program developed a mobile game that had 3,000 downloads in the first ten minutes of its launch. […]