As the worldâ€™s first college to offer a bachelorâ€™s degree program dedicated to game development, DigiPen Institute of Technology has long been the top choice for students pursuing a career in the digital interactive media industries. The performance-driven nature of the industry has set high standards and created fierce competition for students entering the job market today. In order to succeed, one must deliver unique and engaging interactive experiences to todayâ€™s audiences. This type of true technological innovation can only be achieved by those who have a deep, fundamental understanding of the complex relationship between user and experience. Founded in North America in 1988, DigiPen continues to be a leader in game development education and beyond. With highly academic degree programs taught by a world-class faculty, the Instituteâ€™s comprehensive curriculum goes far beyond just teaching students how to use art production software or specific programming languages.