In Florida an estimated 13 students graduate from game development schools every year. If you too are interested in studying game development, Florida has 1 game development schools from which you can choose.
The largest game development school in Florida, by student population is Orlando Tech. It is located in Orlando. Approximately 13 students graduated with a game development degree from Orlando Tech in 2009, which is 100% of the total state game development graduates for that year.
A majority of those with a degree in game development choose to become game developers. If after graduation, you are planning on working in Florida, it is important to know that the job outlook for game development graduates in the state is not very good. Approximately 1,970 game developers are currently working in Florida. The government expects, by 2018, for this number to increase by 2%, or to 2,010 game developers.
If you work as a game developer in Florida, your yearly salary can range from less than $37,120 to more than $80,582. The median salary for game developers in Florida is $53,174 per year.