Masters Programs in Gamification

Compare 2 Masters Programs in Gamification

Students who have completed an undergraduate degree may choose to further their education by working on a master’s degree, either from the same college or a different institution. A master’s degree can provide the opportunity to further specialize in a preferred area of study.

What is a Master in Gamification? This field of study can include designing and building interactive video games, applying machine learning and integrating artificial intelligence as it relates to gaming, 3D game development and programming mobile apps. Many students also focus on how to apply gamification concepts and theories to other types of programs, including child and adult training or behavior modification, to provide a more rewarding and effective user experience.

Graduates often learn programming in a variety of languages while turning their passion for gaming into a career. They may also learn to take complex training concepts and interpret them into a gaming environment to strengthen engagement and retention. Critical thinking and problem-solving skills can be honed while pursuing this degree.

The cost to earn a master’s degree often varies depending on the program length, location of the university, and whether the program is delivered in person or online. The number of classes needed to graduate can impact the overall expense.

Graduates may find rewarding careers as game-building engineers, either for a studio or by independently running their own companies. Software firms may hire graduates as digital designers or principal product managers to develop games or add gaming features to their existing programs. Those with an interest in training can work as a learning experience consultant with educational companies of any size to translate training into a gaming environment for both children and adults. Graduates may also become department or product managers for artificial intelligence or machine learning divisions at high-tech firms or for government agencies including military organizations.

Full-time or part-time advanced gamification studies may be available either online or on-site at universities specializing in this rewarding field. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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Master in Digital Transformation

Castelldefels School of Social Sciences
Campus Full time 1 year September 2019 Spain Barcelona

The ASPIRE Master in Digital Transformation is a demanding program that provides the participant with the knowledge and skills necessary to exploit the digital environments in a business environment, always with a global vision of the business. [+]

For some years now, we have been globally immersed in the so-called digital age, a major and disruptive change in every aspect of our life. Business environment is no exception. The creation of companies that operate exclusively on the Internet has revolutionized the conventional way of conceiving the company, the strategy and the models of doing business. Thus, new cases of business success such as Google, Facebook, Twitter, Netfl ix or Spotify, among other OTTs, are digital natives. The rules of the game have changed and now any company or organization must know how new technologies aff ect the company, how to take advantage of them and how to use them to fi nd new opportunities or new competitive advantages.... [-]


Master in gamification and transmedia storytelling

IEBS - Escuela de Negocios de la Innovación y los Emprendedores
Online Full time 750 hours October 2018 Spain Barcelona

The Master in Gamification and transmedia storytelling is presented as a complete training program that unites two complex and absolutely contemporary areas: Gamification and transmediality. [+]

The gamification and application of methods gaming world in no recreational environments is increasingly more applications and benefits in the field of business and marketing, health, education, people, etc. Why are more and more companies that bet and apply this discipline.

The Master in Gamification and transmedia storytelling is presented as a complete training program that unites two complex and absolutely contemporary areas: Gamification and transmediality.

In these virtual collaborative environments are the games that comes with various disciplines around the 4 axis design memorable experience: good stories based on decisions made by users are counted; powerful visual aesthetic chords are designed to "target group"; game elements are assembled and final implementation platform is decided.... [-]