LEARN TO CREATE GAMES
Is gaming your passion? Have you ever had an idea that you've wanted to turn into a video game? Do you play games like it's your job? If you answered "yes" to any of these questions, maybe it's time to really make gaming your job. Take a couple of minutes and read about the exciting world of gaming, and find out how you can become a part of this growing industry!
Whether you're old enough to remember gaming's infancy with the Atari systems, or whether gaming has just recently become your passion, you know there's nothing like sitting down and spending some quality time with a good game. A ton of hard work, thought, and creativity goes into making games, and the geniuses behind today's top video games see all their hard work pay off with happy gamers and a whole lot of money for their efforts.
Game developers pull an average of $87,817 a year, according to Indeed.com. This is up over 30% from 2012, which means salaries in the gaming industry grow incredibly quickly.
A GROWING INDUSTRY
According to the Entertainment Software Association, the video game industry is one of the fastest growing sectors of the US and Canadian economies. Video game sales are expected to reach $111 billion worldwide in 2015, up over $20 billion from just 2 years ago.
video game companies directly and indirectly employ more than 146,000 people in North america. The
average compensation for direct employees is $94,747, resulting in total compensation of
more than $4 billion.
What does this mean for you? It means you actually have a good chance at using your passion for video games and turning it into a career. A growing industry is one that is always looking for more talented individuals to join its ranks. So what are you waiting for? Find out how you can get the education you'll need for success today!