Student Opportunities

Mason Game & Technology Academy

MGTA is the community outreach youth program for the Virginia Serious Game Institute, and Computer Game Design Program.

http://masongamedesign.org/vsgi/mgta/

Each summer, MGTA provides teaching opportunities for Instructors and Instructional Assistants to teach a variety of courses.

Pay is $25 per hour and up (based on experience), and you can complete your internship requirements if needed.

Courses include:

  • Game Design (Unity and Unreal)
  • Art & Animation
  • Mobile App Development
  • Minecraft Modding
  • Intro to Computer Hardware (Build you own Computer)
  • Programming (C#, C++, Java, Python, Ruby, JavaScript)
  • Writing for Games
  • Music and Sound for Games
  • Cybersecurity

During the fall and spring, we offer courses through our Virtual Academy:
http://masongamedesign.org/vsgi/mgta-virtual-academy/

If you are interested in teaching opportunities with MGTA, please send your resume and cover letter to Vera Lichtenberg:  vlichten@gmu.edu

Please specify particular areas of expertise:  e.g. game engines, software, programming languages, AR/VR, Minecraft.

Also, please specify expected graduation date, and whether you require an internship.