Online Bachelor of Science With a Major in Esports & Gaming Administration

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Application Deadline - August 16, 2024
Next program starts August 26, 2024

It's more than a game, It's a Career

From players to programmers, the gaming industry is booming and needs business-minded leaders. Between 2018 and 2019, the number of jobs in esports nearly doubled – growing a staggering 185%. In addition, there are numerous business jobs in the games industry, including roles in distribution, research, sales, and marketing. The explosive growth in esports has created a demand for business professionals with a solid understanding of the nuances of the industry.

Gaming Administration professionals need a lot of expertise: not just tech and business, but a solid understanding of games and gaming culture. A degree in esports and gaming administration provides flexibility, innovative engagement, and industry-wide opportunities.

You will learn to apply principles of marketing, sales, and distribution to the specific conditions of the games industry and understand the history and cultural significance of games and esports. Throughout the program, you will have the opportunity to develop your knowledge of business administration, interactive media, and technology integration.

A degree in esports and gaming administration not only arms you with the knowledge and skills needed to navigate the space but also connects you to a network of individuals with important ties to the industry. During your college career, you will complete an esport and gaming internship in addition to many other networking events gaining real-world experience before graduation, which provides that competitive edge.

Get Started on your Path to Success

This highly affordable and flexible online program is delivered in 8-week courses, 100% online so you can grow your skills on your schedule while still having time for work and family. No campus visits required!

Rolling admission start dates every 8 weeks with sessions scheduled to begin in January, March, May, August, and October.

The C-SC Difference

Before you begin, we will analyze your previous college credits, professional training, military service and other educational experiences. We will help you devise a personalized degree plan, progressing you toward the Esports and Gaming Administration degree that best fits your career goals.


Statement of Philosophy

The major in Esports and Gaming Administration prepares students for careers in one of the fastest growing industries. Graduates may choose to pursue careers in gaming distribution, Esports sales, Esports operations or to enter graduate school.

Program Goals

  • Students will demonstrate the ability to communicate business information for informed decision making
  • Students will integrate the core areas of business to informed decision making in multiple environments
  • Students will demonstrate the ability to work with diverse colleagues in team situations.
  • Students will apply business-related quantitative methods and tools to formulate management decision alternatives
  • Students will demonstrate appropriate and ethical leadership skills
  • Students will demonstrate advanced knowledge in their specific discipline

Career Outlook The Possibilities are Endless

What can I do with a bachelor’s in esports? Here are some jobs you can get with an esports and gaming administration degree:

  • Gaming distributor
  • Esports sales
  • Esports operations manager
  • Esports researcher
  • Esports marketing specialist

Program Curriculum (60 Credit Hours)

General Education Credit Hours: 30

All candidates for a bachelor's degree from Culver-Stockton College must earn at least 120 credit hours with at least 60 credit hours from a four-year college or institution and 30 of the 60 credit hours from Culver-Stockton College. All candidates for a degree must earn at least 40 credit hours in upper-division courses (300-or 400-level courses) and at least 12 credit hours of upper-division courses in their major field. Our online academic advisor will work with each student to ensure that all requirements to graduate are met.

Admission Information

Step 1

Complete our online application by clicking on the Apply button below

Step 2

Depending on your educational experience, request appropriate official transcripts be sent to Culver-Stockton College Admissions Office (

  • No Previous College Credit?
    • Official transcript from high school 
  • Previous College Credit?
    • Official transcripts from high school and all attended colleges*
      • *If 24 or more college credits earned while attending college full-time, then high school transcript is not required
  • Returning to C-SC after attending other colleges?
    • Official transcripts from all other attended colleges
  • Returning to C-SC without attending another college?
    • Your transcript is on record an no action is necessary


TAKE THE NEXT STEP TOWARDS YOUR Master of Arts in Counseling

Take the next step in your journey at Culver-Stockton College. We're here to help you get started on your degree. 


C-SC students can complete a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) to determine eligibility for unsubsidized loans. Apply for Federal Aid, visit

Interest-free payment options also are available through the college. Call 573-288-6492 for more information.

Culver-Stockton College offers a 10% DISCOUNT toward program tuition to full-time employees at many local and regional organizations.

Application Due Date Document Submission Deadline Program Start
August 16, 2024 August 21, 2024 August 26, 2024
October 11, 2024 October 16, 2024 October 21, 2024
December 27, 2024 January 1, 2025 January 6, 2025
February 28, 2025 March 6, 2025 March 10, 2025
May 16, 2025 May 21, 2025 May 27, 2025

Choose C-SC. Here's Why.

Our online programs are affordable, flexible, and accessible online degrees with personalized support. There is no application fee or deposit required for our students in online programs. Imagine completing your bachelor’s degree without disrupting your life because you can balance this fully online degree alongside family and work responsibilities without having to move or stop working. Our courses are asynchronous (no meeting times) and fully online, so you can make your way through the weekly coursework when it fits your schedule. You will have access to high-touch support services, including academic advising, and will create meaningful connections with fellow students and faculty.

A college degree is one of the most transformational credentials a person can earn!

Your Academic Success Team

You’re never alone in your education. Learn more about the people who are here to help you take the next step in your career.

Shauna Stolte

Admission Counselor

After you express interest in our programs, our trained admission counselor, Shauna Stolte, is ready to help you through the application process. Get guidance about admissions, transcripts, transfer credits, and more.
CALL: 573-288-6462

Angela Kay

Academic Advisor

Once you’re accepted, our dedicated online advisor, Angela Kay, helps apply your past educational experiences to our program and creates a unique plan of study just for you, giving you the confidence so that you register for the right classes on your academic journey. Your online advisor will help you stay on track. Our online advisor builds a personal connection with every student, meaning you’ll always have a teammate looking out for you.
CALL: 573-288-6540