Video Game Design Schools In Georgia

In Georgia, there are 12 accredited schools where video game design classes faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of video game design and video game design training in Georgia, which includes video game design training at the following levels:

  • Video Game Design Certificate
  • Associates degree in Video Game Design
  • Bachelors degree in Video Game Design
  • Masters degree in Video Game Design


Schools

  1. West Georgia Technical College

    176 Murphy Campus Blvd., Waco, Georgia 30182

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  2. Southern Crescent Technical College

    501 Varsity Rd, Griffin, Georgia 30223-2042

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  3. Gwinnett Technical College

    5150 Sugarloaf Parkway, Lawrenceville, Georgia 30043-5702

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  4. Central Georgia Technical College

    3300 Macon Tech Dr, Macon, Georgia 31206

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  5. Chattahoochee Technical College

    980 S Cobb Drive Dr SE, Marietta, Georgia 30060-3300

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  6. Savannah College of Art and Design

    342 Bull St, Savannah, Georgia 31402-3146

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  7. Wiregrass Georgia Technical College

    4089 Val Tech Rd, Valdosta, Georgia 31602

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  8. American InterContinental University in Atlanta

    6600 Peachtree Dunwoody Road, 500 Embassy Row, Atlanta, Georgia 30328

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  9. ITT Technical Institute-Duluth

    10700 Abbotts Bridge Rd-Ste 190, Duluth, Georgia 30097

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  10. ITT Technical Institute-Kennesaw

    2065 ITT Tech Way N.W., Kennesaw, Georgia 30144

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Georgia Vs. National Video Game Design Employment

Georgia 25,270
National 1,051,700

Of all of the video game design professionals in the country, nearly 2% are in the state of Georgia.

Employment Growth for Video game design professionals In Georgia

4,780 4,870 5,690 6,170 25,270
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Georgia, the field of video game design is growing. 20,490 more video game design professionals were working in Georgia in 2010, than there were in 2006. So, in four years, the number of video game design professionals has grown by 429%. This growth is faster than the change in the number of video game design professionals around the country. Nationally, the number of video game design professionals has grown by 384% from 2006 to 2010.

Video Game Design VS. All Professions salaries in Georgia

$46,305 $46,615 $47,085 $49,100 $66,442
$42,452 $44,373 $45,309 $46,939 $48,171
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Video Game Design
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The salaries paid to video game design professionals are growing in Georgia. The mean salary for video game design professionals in 2006 was $46,305 per year. And in 2010 the mean salary was $66,442 per year.

Salary percentiles for Video game design professionals in Georgia

10th percentile
$39,768
25th percentile
$50,905
50th percentile
$64,248
75th percentile
$79,918
90th percentile
$96,505

This represents a 30% growth in salaries. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. In Georgia state, within the field of video game design, there is a huge variation in pay. The highest paid video game design professionals earn 143% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket.

Average Salaries for Video game design professionals and related professions in Georgia

Computer Animation
$54,070
Computer Programming
$73,100
Computer Science
$69,182
Game Design
$73,072
Video Game Design
$66,442

In Georgia, video game design professionals earn, on average, less than professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Video Game Design programs available for each degree type for all schools in Georgia

associate
3
bachelor
8
master
2
doctor
0
Certificate
7
Total20

The number of students graduating from the 12 accredited video game design schools in Georgia is increasing. In 2006, 239 students graduated from video game design courses in Georgia. And in 2010, 354 students graduated.

Thus there was a 48% percent increase in the number of video game design school degree or certificate graduates in Georgia. Most of these graduates, or 40%, earned a bachelor's degree in video game design.

Video Game Design Faculty Salaries in Georgia

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