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About USC Games

Recognized as one of the top game design programs in North America by the Princeton Review, USC Games represents an exciting collaboration between the School of Cinematic Arts’ Interactive Media & Games Division and the Viterbi School of Engineering’s Department of Computer Science. Incorporating elements of design, artistry, production and engineering, USC Games offers an utterly unique educational experience for students, and serves as the launching pad for them to play significant roles in the game design field.

With rigorous, hands-on instruction from master designers, producers, engineers and working professionals in the industry, students have an unprecedented level of opportunity to delve into every aspect of creating games for a global audience. Read more about our specific undergraduate and graduate degree programs here.

USC Games Showcase

USC Master Class

October 18th from 10AM – 12PM PST
USC Games is delighted to invite you to check out our Master Class on October 18th from 10AM – 12PM PST, where a full slate of our incredible professors will give you the rundown on some of the key learnings that the #1 games program in the country has to offer. If you have ever wondered what makes USC Games so special, you’re about to find out! Join our slew of instructors for this eye-opening round table, and get your questions ready for a brief Q&A at the end.

USC Games Twitch Channel

Twitch Schedule

Game Demo
Monday, October 19th, 11AM PDT – 12PM PDT
Tuesday, October 20th, 5PM PDT – 6PM PDT
Wednesday, October 21st, 11AM PDT – 12PM PDT

Game Dev Roundtable
Monday, October 22nd, 5PM PDT – 6PM PDT

USC Games Playtest

Wednesday, October 21st, 6PM PDT – 9PM PDT
On Tabletop Simulator, play one of six Meaningful Play prototypes on developed by MFA students at the University of Southern California.

USC Alumni Successes

USC Games Alumni + IndieCade = Success!