2023-2024 Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog 
    May 19, 2024  
2023-2024 Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog

Esports and Gaming Administration, B.S.

The Bachelor of Science in Esports and Gaming Administration focuses on the business side of this rapidly growing and expanding industry. The global esports industry has continued on an upward trajectory, and with this growth comes professional opportunities for those with the right mix of education, passion, and experience.

The Esports and Gaming Administration program is ideal for anyone interested in esports, sports management, event management, marketing, or anyone who wants to be a part of an industry with prominent growth potential. In the major, students will gain an understanding the complexities of the industry and its stakeholders, ranging from gamers to billion-dollar media companies. In addition, against the backdrop of various business components, students will learn how to plan and execute esports events, discover how games are created, and recognize the ways in which gaming content is effectively distributed.

Students enrolled in the Bachelor of Science in Esports and Gaming Administration will be taught both through traditional face-to-face and online courses, taught by leading experts in the field of business and esports management.

Learning Outcomes

  • Describe the various aspects of planning, organizing, and executing esports events across multiple facets of business and venue management.
  • Describe the games industry, and a basic understanding of how technology-based companies operate.
  • Recognize the complexities specific to managing esports teams and leagues.
  • Evaluate revenue streams and risk factors in esports and related businesses.
  • Understand the strategies necessary to support the business of esports and esports events.

Courses Required in Other Disciplines (12 Credits)