Post-Graduation Salary and Career Info

Game Design and Development BS

At RIT, you don’t just graduate with a degree, you graduate with the skills and hands-on experience to thrive in your chosen career.

RIT publishes full-time salaries, outcome rates, and typical job titles for graduates within six months of graduation.

First-Year Full-Time Salary of RIT Game Design and Development BS Graduates

$73,500

Average

$76,000

Median

Data is collected annually, and RIT graduate outcomes are from the class of 2022.

Student Outcomes 

86.52%

Outcome Rates for Game Design and Development BS

Total percentage of graduates who have entered the workforce, enrolled in full-time graduate study, or are pursuing alternative plans (military service, volunteering, etc.).

76.07%

Knowledge Rate

Total percentage of graduates for whom RIT has verifiable data, compared to national average knowledge rate of 41% per NACE.
Outcome % of Students
Employed 84.27%
Full-time Graduate Study 2.25%
Alternative Plans 0%
Outcome % of Students
Employed 84.27%
Full-time Graduate Study 2.25%
Alternative Plans 0%

This degree also has an accelerated bachelor’s/master’s option.

Associate Front End Engineer; Associate Game Designer; Associate UI Engineer; Developer; Engineer Programmer; Game Designer; Game Developer; Junior Software Engineer; Level Designer; Mobile Developer; Programmer; Quality Assurance Engineer; Software Developer; Software Development Engineer; Software Engineer; Tech Artist; UI/UX Designer; Web Developer

Rockstar Games; IBM; Zynga; ZKX Solutions; Wolfjaw Studios; Wizards of the Coast; Webstaurant Store; Vicarious Visions/blizzard; Vendr, LLC.; Ubisoft; TwinHats LLC; Technergetics; Tata Consultancy Services; Storm Flag Games; Solu Technology Partners; Samsung Research America, Inc.; Samsung Austin Semiconductor; Rec Room; Novus Labs; Northrop Grumman; Motion Logic Studios; MITRE; Mindex; Microsoft; MahiGaming; M&T Bank; L3Harris Technologies; IDI Billing Solutions; id Tech Camps; Hewlett Packard; Great Lakes Gaming; Forbes Media, LLC; Epic Systems Corporation; Electronic Arts; Comcast NBC Universal; Collins Aerospace; American Greetings

Georgia Institute of Technology; McMaster University

Career Services Contact

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Nan Burgess-Whitman
Career Services Coordinator
585‑475‑5469