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The College will continue its current health and safety protocols. These include face coverings, physical distancing, and staying home if not feeling well or have been exposed to COVID-19.

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Game and Simulation Development

The game and simulation development program at TJC prepares graduates for entry-level positions specifically in the areas of programming or graphics. Build your skillset while working with like-minded programmers and artists at TJC who are obsessed with making thrilling games.

Unreal Engine

Our program at TJC teaches game development using Unreal Engine, a suite of integrated tools used to make some of the world's most popular games.

Unreal Academia is a valuable qualification for employment at many of the world's top game studios, including Epic Games, Square Enix, Activision and more.

Visual Paradigm

Our program at TJC teaches object-oriented software design using the Unified Modeling Language (UML) Tool provided in Visual Paradigm - a worldwide leading award-winning enterprise management and software development suite, which provides all the features you need for enterprise architecture, project management, software development and team collaboration in a one-stop-shop solution.

Tyler Junior College is an Academic Partner of Visual Paradigm, and is granted the use of Visual Paradigm's UML modeler and BPMN modeler for educational use.

Degree Plans

Student Work

Game and Simulation Development Faculty

Our full-time faculty have real-world experience in the video game industry. They’ll prepare you with the skills necessary to succeed.

Game developing lab