Since its foundation in the year 1988, DigiPen Institute of Technology has been preparing its students to lead the world in various fields related to technology. With three global campuses (USA, Spain and Singapore) DigiPen offers eleven academic degree programs to students who want to study in the USA.
At its Redmond campus in the USA, DigiPen Institute of Technology has a student enrollment of 1,028 UG students and 74 graduate students. Being the first college to provide a degree in video game technology, DigiPen has advanced the digital entertainment industry by preparing students to become skilled artists, designers, and engineers.
There are around 400+ companies hiring graduates from DigiPen Institute of Technology. A few of the companies include Microsoft, Amazon, Nintendo, Bungie and Disney.
|Year of Establishment||1988|
|Type of Institution||Private|
|Number of students||1,102|
|The student to faculty ratio||11:1|
|Number of Programs||11|
|Test Scores Accepted||IELTS, TOEFL, CAE, SAT|
DigiPen Institute of Technology offers both undergraduate and graduate courses for its students. There are various minors for the students to choose from.
DigiPen Institute of Technology has its main campus in Redmond, 15 miles east of Seattle. The institute also has two international campuses:
The campus has classrooms, auditoriums and labs to enhance the learning experience of the students. The productive labs are designed in such a way that they provide a real-life working experience to the students. Various project works are carried out in productive labs and team spaces.
The Plato Auditorium is the largest classroom of the campus. It is the place where various on-campus events take place from time to time. The Bits and Bytes Café is another major attraction for the students.
DigiPen offers an extremely safe and comfortable housing facility to the students. Apartment-style housing options are available for both undergraduate and graduate candidates.
The applications for admissions at DigiPen Institute of Technology are accepted on a rolling basis. Students are required to submit their admission applications on time.
Where to Apply: Students can directly apply online through the official website of the institute.
|Priority Application Deadline||February 1|
|General Application Deadline||April 1|
|Final Application Deadline||July 1|
|Tests||Minimum score required|
Undergraduate Cost of Attendance
|Expenses||Fee per semester (in USD)||Fee per year (in USD)|
|Tuition and Fees||16,950||33,900|
|Room and Board||5.152||10,304|
|Books and Supplies||607||1213|
Postgraduate Courses Tuition Fee
|Program||Tuition and Fee per semester (in USD)||Tuition and Fee per year (in USD)|
|MS in Computer Science||10,630||21,260|
|MFA in Digital Arts||14140||28,280|
DigiPen Institute of Technology offers various financial aid options in form of grants, loans, and scholarships so that the students can study in peace without any kind of financial burdens.
International students can apply for various DigiPen scholarships as well as outside international scholarships awarded by various private organizations or the government. Scholarships are offered on the basis of merit, need and academic success. A few of the DigiPen Scholarships offered to students are:
|Average Cost of Attendance||$17,800 / Year|
|Student : Faculty Ratio||1 : 1|
|DigiPen Institute of Technology Enrollment||1085|
|Average Graduation Rate||45.2%|
The table shows average yearly cost of attendance for international students. Amount may vary with the course opted, nature of accommodation, and personal spending habits of a candidate. Check Program wise Fees
|Undergraduate Programs||$17,800 / Year|
|Post Graduate Program||$14,600 / Year|
|On Campus Accomodation|
|Books & Supplies||$1,050 / Year|
|On campus, Room & Board||$11,375 / Year|
|On Campus, Other Expenses||$2,060 / Year|
|Off Campus Accomodation|
|Off campus (not with family), Room & Board||$11,375 / Year|
|Off campus (not with family), Other Expenses||$3,075 / Year|
|Off campus (with family), Room & Board||$3,320 / Year|
|Off campus (with family), Other Expenses||$3,380 / Year|
|Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges|
|Total Faculty||Full Time||Part time||Graduate Assistants|
*All distance are measured radially. Actual distance may vary