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Meet the People of EA: Working for Electronic Arts

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Virtual Visits and Key People | Added on February 7, 2018

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Are you interested in working in the video game industry? Read this series of interviews with people who work for Electronic Arts, one of the largest gaming companies in the world (with offices in Montreal).

Find out more about the role, salary, education, job prospects, etc. of video game developers in Canada.

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Programs of study directly linked


  • 3D Animation and Computer-Generated Imagery (574.B0)
  • Computer Science Technology (Video Game Programming) (420.A0)


  • Administration
  • Business Administration
  • Communication Studies
  • Computation Arts
  • Computer Applications
  • Computer Applications with Computation Arts
  • Computer Engineering
  • Computer Games
  • Computer Science
  • Computer Science and Biology
  • Computer Systems
  • Information Systems
  • Information Technology
  • Marketing
  • Physics and Computer Science
  • Software Engineering
  • Software Systems

Programs of study indirectly linked


  • Business Management (Marketing) (410.D0)
  • Computer Science Technology (420.A0)
  • Graphic and Web Design (412.A0)
  • Graphic Design (570.A0)
  • Illustration (574.A0)


  • Design
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Journalism
  • Mathematics and Computer Science
  • Mathematics and Statistics and Computer Applications
  • Physics
  • Web Services and Applications

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