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We offer what you need to achieve success. Come explore and find out why so many students have decided to call one of the colleges in the Alamo Colleges District the pathway to their future.

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 Northwest Vista College Library
1st Floor, Redbud Learning Center (RLC)
3535 N. Ellison Dr.
San Antonio, TX 78251
Mon - Thur: 7:30am to 8:30pm
Fri: 7:30am to 4:00pm
Sat: 8:30am to 2:30pm

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

Robert Fromme
Phone: 210-486-4401
Office: MLH-201

Victoria Sertich
Phone: 210-486-4059
Office: MLH-201

Area Contacts

Emily Coppin
Administrative Specialist
Phone: 210-486-4352
Office: MLH-201

Adriana Garza
Administrative Associate
Phone: 210-486-4354
Office: MLH-201

John Grillo
Academic Chair, Workforce Programs
Phone: 210-486-4054
Office: MLH-201A