2023-2024 Undergraduate Course Catalog 
    May 23, 2024  
2023-2024 Undergraduate Course Catalog

eSport Gaming Certificate

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Associate Dean:
Ryan O. Williams, Associate Dean of Academic Affairs, Professor of Practice
College of Professional Studies, rywillia@syr.edu
Program Director: 
Steve Wallace, Professor of Practice
College of Professional Studies, swalla02@syr.edu
Program Questions, contact the College of Professional Studies at 315-443-9378, or email parttime@syr.edu


This certificate will prepare students to prepare for a development career in eSports. Students will be able to speak about the history, growth, and business of eSports, but will focus primarily on the game development aspects of multiplayer eSports. This certification can be for anyone wanting to work in the game development side of the eSport industry. You will also learn about the digital graphics, programming, multiplayer game design, and project movement.


Associate degree or 30 college credits.

Student Learning Outcomes

  1. Demonstrate ability to successfully function on multi-disciplinary team.
  2. Exhibit the ability to identify, formulate and solve problems.
  3. Explain and illustrate professional and ethical responsibility.
  4. Apply management principles to a game development project.


18 Credits

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