If you are thinking about your career and enjoy playing video games you may want to seriously consider a degree in video game design. You can find employment by designing or playing video games. Here are some employment opportunities with a video game degree.
1) Video Game Programmer
They write the code for video games to work properly. It is a hard job because video game programming often entails writing complicated functions and algorithms that is usually more difficult to create than the usuall software written for business applications.
Video game programming may not be the right track for some looking for emloyment in video game design. but if you are to write code and program, why not do it for video games?
2) Video Game Tester
A job as a video game tester you would be paid for playing video games. If you are a video game junkie wouldn’t that be great employment for video game designs. What you would be doing is playing the game and look for things that don’t work properly or hard to understand because it seems it doesnt add value to the game. You would also try and crash the game to see if you could make things go wrong.