Esports and Gaming Administration

The esports and gaming administration major combines foundational business and sport management skills with specialized knowledge of video gaming development and event management. The number of jobs in esports nearly doubled between 2018-19. The needs in the industry go far beyond gaming and the games themselves.

4-Year Undergraduate Degree

About the Program

Program Summary

The program is indented to provide students with the technical and practical skills to enter the fast-growing field and to be leaders in the industry as it changes and develops over time. With courses in sport management, trade show planning, game creation and distribution, and accounting and business management, students will develop a broad appreciation for the dynamics of national and global gaming communities.

Career Paths

  • Distribution
  • Sales 
  • Research
  • Tradeshow and contests organizer
  • Manager of esports teams and leagues
Andrew Diaz De Padilla

ANDREW DIAZ DE PADILLA ’22 | Sport Management Major


“I loved getting to dive into my major headfirst. One of those courses was Introduction to Coaching, which solidified my career goals.”

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