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 Audio, 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, 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 Design, Emerging Media and Content CreationSport 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 #3 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 esports team highlighted

Published on: January 10, 2020

Becker College’s varsity Overwatch team took center stage in a recently-published Experience Magazine story about esports.

The story, “Forget football. Video games are the next big college sport,” opens from the perspective of Becker’s Overwatch coach, Nick “Shifty” Travis, giving a pep talk to the members of College’s varsity team before a match, and expands to discuss the growth and mainstream acceptance of esports.

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Esports Showcase to be held at Becker College

Published on: December 6, 2019

The New England Collegiate Conference (NECC) will hold an Esports Showcase, in partnership with the Massachusetts Digital Game Institute (MassDiGI), on January 31, 2020, at Becker College. The Showcase will feature panel discussions by industry leaders, as well as a question-and-answer session for those interested in learning more about this emerging landscape

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Becker College hosting Demo Night

Published on: November 22, 2019

Becker College’s International Game Developers Association (IGDA) Club is hosting a Demo Night on Friday, Nov. 22, from 6-9 p.m. in the Colleen C. Barrett Center for Global Innovation and Entrepreneurship, at 80 William Street on Becker College’s Worcester Campus.