Esports Management Undergraduate Certificate

The Esports Management Undergraduate Certificate is a one-year, mostly online program, which provides a comprehensive understanding of the esports ecosystem and the best practices for management of a professional esports team and supporting businesses. The certificate is a total of eight courses: two semesters of three, two-credit-hour courses, surrounded by three credit hours of actual tournament organization experience. The courses provide an esports foundation in all aspects of tournament organization, branding/marketing, sponsorship, logistics, team management, recruiting, finance, global issues, publishers, history, business models, media rights/legal, and of course, broadcasting. 

Program requirements

Required courses:
IMS 470Introduction to Esports2
IMS 471Esports Broadcasting2
IMS 472Esports Event Management2
IMS 473The Business of Esports2
IMS 474Special Topics in Esports2
IMS 475Esports Brand Management2
IMS 476Esports Event Practicum2
IMS 478Esports Ecosystems1
Total Credit Hours15