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2023 Game and Interactive Media Design Cost

There are about 12,430 students enrolled in Game and Interactive Media Design in the USA.

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Game and interactive media design is the 279th most expensive major in the United States, with a median cost of $25,555 for the top 50 programs (just ahead of #280, Construction Engineering, with a median cost of $25,515).

The Mid East has the most expensive colleges with top 50 game and interactive media design programs led by Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute with an annual cost of $54,000. Connecticut is the most expensive state for game and interactive media design led by Quinnipiac University.

Public schools with good programs generally charge 73.96% less than private schools for in-state students. However, when looking at out-of-state tuition, the median top 50 Public school charges 36.22% less than the median private school. So, if you're trying to find a state school, make sure you're eligible for in-state tuition sooner rather than later.

The most costly option in the top 25 is University of Southern California, which is the 14th most expensive college in America. The most affordable option in the top 100 is Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Bayamon. It costs just $4,560 per year, and it's ranked 41st for its game and interactive media design program. If you’re looking for the least expensive option in the top 25, University of Advancing Technology  could be right for you, ranked #24 with an in-state cost of just $16,701. Another more affordable option would be #10, California State University-Chico in Butte County, CA with a cost of $5,742 for in-state students and $17,622 for out-of-state students.

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