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Get the hands-on, problem-solving skills needed to get started in a variety of computer fields. CIS hosts many social functions where undergraduates can meet graduate students and faculty members in a relaxed setting. CIS has a strong peer advising program, providing undergraduates with academic counseling, tutoring, and information on jobs and internships. The Women in Computer Science group allows female undergraduates, graduate students, and faculty members to gather for discussions, guest speeches, and social occasions.

In the first year of the new degree program, only 45 students will get the once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to become the first educated experts to enter an era of technological change that will reshape this nation and the world. ABCya’s award-winning Kindergarten computer games and apps are conceived and realized under the direction of a certified technology education teacher, and have been trusted by parents and teachers for ten years.

Jamie Dillard holds a bachelor’s degree in Applied Science, a Master’s in Business Administration, a Master of Science in Information Systems, and the Microsoft Office Master certification. Jamie is a Navy veteran and has worked in the private sector of Information Technology for 4 years specializing in Business Intelligence and Corporate Training. As a Smarthinking tutor since 2014, Jamie enjoys interacting with students and helping them with challenging tasks as they seek to better themselves through education.

Be the future of how we see the world with a Bachelor of Science degree in Virtual Reality (VR) from University of Advancing Technology (UAT). Because gaming technology and practices have become part of everyday life, there is a growing emergence of gaming-based technologies and interactions being embraced by mainstream businesses and organizations. VR designers also work as programmers, so students earning this seriously relevant game development degree develop the skills to work in the worlds of aesthetics and software development, equipped with the tools linking to the created worlds we can see, touch and interact with – all virtually. With UAT’s Virtual Reality degree, graduates enter the fields of entertainment, new product design, environment simulation and experience recreation.

Students with UAT’s Game Art & Animation degree master all levels of game development to create 3D art assets for multiple video game platforms. With a degree in animation, they learn to incorporate the artistic principles used in 3D video games art asset creation such as color theory, lighting, shading, anatomy, life drawing, perspective, scene staging, modeling low polygon and high polygon, 3D mesh topology, texturing, rigging, hand key character and prop animations, as well as motion capture and facial animation.