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  • DigiPen Institute of Technology

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DigiPen Institute of Technology, located near Seattle, Washington, in the community of Redmond, is institutionally accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges of Technology, DigiPen is the first school dedicated to preparing both computer animation and programming students for careers in the computer and video game industries.

At DigiPen, students not only learn the skills for making games and animations, but they also learn how to perform in teams, design complete projects, and produce on a schedule. They offer degree programs in Real-Time Interactive Simulation, Computer Engineering, and 3D Computer Animation, along with summer workshops for a wide variety of students, and outreach programs to high schools and technical centers nationwide.

Credited on 85 Games from 1999 to 2023

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Galactic Grinder (2023 on Windows)
Shiner (2023 on Windows)
Cyber Slayer (2022 on Windows)
Dimensional Gears (2022 on Windows)
Synthalaxy (2022 on Windows)
Return to the Skyway (2022 on Windows)
Beach Island Deluxe (2022 on Windows)
Cooper's Cleanup (2022 on Windows)
Arali (2022 on Windows)
Froggy's Farm & Friends (2022 on Windows)
Veggie Menace (2022 on Windows)
Blast Off Far Away (2022 on Windows)
FPS Chess (2022 on Windows)
Just a Humble Swordsmith (2022 on Windows)
Kogarashi (2022 on Windows)
The Rabbit's Scroll (2022 on Windows)
Fly By Knight (2022 on Windows)
Arruyo (2022 on Windows)
Cyrah's Ascent (2022 on Windows)
Arclight Beat (2022 on Windows)

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July 22, 2000

The first graduation ceremony took place. There were six Associate of Science Degree graduates and five Bachelor of Science Degree graduates in the inaugural class.


The educational activities in Canada were phased out and the Redmond campus became the only DigiPen educational facility.


DigiPen opened the DigiPen Institute of Technology in Redmond, Washington, U.S.A.


The authorization to award Associate and Bachelor of Science Degrees in Real-Time Interactive Simulation as well as an Associate of Applied Arts Degree in 3D Computer Animation was granted by the Washington State Higher Education Coordinating Board (HECB).


DigiPen implemented a revised two-year 3D computer animation diploma program.

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Trivia +

DigiPen founder Claude Comair is the Chairman of the Nintendo Software Technology Corporation according to N-Sider.com.


The vision of DigiPen Institute of Technology is to be a world acknowledged institution of higher education and research in the area of interactive computer technologies.


The mission of DigiPen Institute of Technology is to offer higher education to those who would like to pursue studies and careers in fields of interactive computer technologies, which include graphics and real-time interactive simulation, and provide highly qualified personnel to the interactive computer industries to sustain their growth and productivity.

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