The new esports certificate (available starting fall semester 2020) is your chance to get an esports credential on your transcript! The certificate blends knowledge from a number of different disciplines to get you ready to participate in management, technology, and game design for esports.
Requirements (19 credit hours)
First, complete the two required classes:
|ITS 2140||Introduction to IT Systems|
|SASM 1010||Introduction to Sport Management|
Second, pick one track:
|Sport Management||Game Design||Information Technology|
|SASM 4140 Business of Esports||MDIA/ECT 2401 Game Design||ITS 2300 Data Communication|
|Two of:||MDIA/ECT 3401 Game Development I||ITS 3100 Internet Applications and Network Systems|
|SASM 4450 Marketing Revenue Streams||MDIA/ECT 4401 Game Development II||One of:|
|MGT 3580 Foundations of Event Management||ITS 4510 Telecommunication Network Security|
|MGT 3740 Ideation and Business Models||ITS 4750 Internet Engineering|
|ITS 4900 Topical Seminar (various topics)|
Third, take the esports seminar, a one-credit-hour class exclusively designed for students in the esports certificate and team-taught by faculty from esports-related disciplines.
|ECT/SASM 3005||Esports Seminar|
Finally, pick a capstone class:
|MGT 3710||Business Plan Design|
|COMS 4050||Meeting and Conference Planning|
|SASM 3760||Sport Facility and Event Management|
|ITS 4440||Lifecycle Management of Information and Telecommunication Systems|
How to add the certificate
To add the certificate to your degree please contact the administrative staff from your college. The esports certificate code is CTESCU. If you are a Scripps College of Communication student, you can send the request to our administrative staff by filling out this form.
If you have any questions, please contact us at: firstname.lastname@example.org