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1st Floor, Redbud Learning Center (RLC)
3535 N. Ellison Dr.
San Antonio, TX 78251
(210) 486-4513 
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Aug. 3 - 14:
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What is a game programmer?

Game programmers are computer scientists or software developers who design and create the code for video games.

What will I learn?

You will learn software development skills utilizing languages such as C++, Java, and Python. Problem solving, logical, networking, testing, and project development are other areas which are included.

Where will I work?

These skills are highly sought in the video game industry but translate easily to other industries as well.

Are there transfer plans in Game Programming?

We have agreements with Texas A & M San Antonio, Texas State San Marcos, and University of North Texas. Other local options for students are University of Texas at San Antonio, University of Houston Victoria, Incarnate Word, St. Mary's, Our Lady of the Lake, and Texas A & M Commerce.
Academic Departments

Program Coordinators

Qi Wang
Phone: (210) 486-4401
Email: qwang4@alamo.edu
Office: MLH-201

Julie Hoshizaki
Phone: (210) 486-4059
Email: jhoshizaki@alamo.edu
Office: MLH-201

Area Contacts

Emily Coppin
Administrative Secretary
Phone: (210) 486-4352
Fax: (210) 486-9097
Email: ecoppin@alamo.edu
Office: MLH-201

Heather McCreery
Academic Chair, Workforce Programs
Phone: (210) 486-4360
Email: hmccreery@alamo.edu
Office: MLH-201A