This is a list of academic degrees, majors, or other courses of study that are at least friendly to game studies. If you know of a program that should be on this list, feel free to add it.

Title Institution URL
MIT Comparative Media Studies Massachussetts Institute of Technology http://web.mit.edu/cms/Education/gradprog.html
MA in Digital Games Theory and Design Brunel University http://www.brunel.ac.uk/about/acad/sa/artcourse/postgraduate/
School of Literature, Communication, and Culture Georgia Tech http://idt.lcc.gatech.edu/index.php
Department of Screen and Media: GamesLab University of Waikato http://www.gameslab.co.nz/
Center for Computer Game Research IT University Copenhagen http://game.itu.dk/index.html
Department of Film and Media MFA in Integrated Media Arts Hunter College http://fm.hunter.cuny.edu/grad_home.shtml
School of Film and Digital Media University of Central Florida http://sfdm.ucf.edu/
Florida Interactive Entertainment Academy University of Central Florida http://fiea.ucf.edu/
Department of Visual Arts University of California, San Diego http://visarts.ucsd.edu/
Department of Telecommunications Indiana University http://www.indiana.edu/~telecom/
MA in Digital Games Liverpool John Moores University http://www.icdc.org.uk/magames/index.htm
MA in Digital Games Design University College for the Creative Arts http://www.ucreative.ac.uk/index.cfm?articleid=5638
Interactive Media Program University of Southern California http://www-cntv.usc.edu/academic_programs/interactive_media/academic-interactive...
Entertainment Technology Center Carnegie Mellon University http://www.etc.cmu.edu/about/mission_text.html
Vice-Chancellor's Scholarship for a PhD in Digital Materiality Victoria University of Wellington (NZ