We Are Looking For You!
We are looking for energetic and enthusiastic individuals who have both passion to succeed and a “can do” attitude. We are open to consider candidates with experience and a portfolio in gaming or web design. It’s a plus if individuals have an academic or industry background in computer science, web development, game design, architecture, engineering, mathematics, physics, or similar fields. Apply Online Now
Submission of an online application is the first step in the application process. In this online application, students will be asked to submit their background information, academic qualifications, work experience and interests. Apply Online Now
Tuition for Phase 1: Upon being selected to the program, a tuition fee of $499 for CUNY students and $599 for other residents will be due.
Tuition for Phase 2: Project based learning tuition fee of $699 will be due upon completion of Phase 1: General Knowledge Transfer.
A selection committee will be formed including experts from Lehman College’s Information Technology Division and Computer Sciences Department. After review of applications, the committee will submit its recommendations for potential candidates. Successful applicants will be invited for a personal interview by the committee members.
Goals & Objectives
Spanning 10 months, the Virtual Reality Training Academy will immerse students directly in a professional context through real world projects. The approach promotes entrepreneurial thinking and knowledge. The problem-solving and group activities will help students to innovate and be prepared to join or launch a business upon completion of the training. In this fast-track program, students receive 10 months of training, including 6 months working directly on real-life projects in different market segments. Previous client projects students have worked on include:
* ExxonMobil: Immersive 3D Training Environment (I3TE)
* Penn State Lions and Miami University Hurricanes Fan Engagement: 360 Virtual Reality Experience for Mobile
* King Tut VR: Mobile app for tourism
* A Night Stroll in the Alps: An Award-Winning Application judged by seasoned professionals and the Virtual Reality Society of Japan