About this Specialization

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The Esports Management Specialization prepares students to turn a passion for gaming into a viable career. According to a market report by Newzoo, global esports revenues have reached $906 million in 2018, a year-on-year growth of +38%. Speak knowledgeably about the history, community, and business of esports with future employers and other stakeholders in the industry. Individuals aspiring to launch or already beginning their career in the business of esports. This program suits game developers, finance professionals, community managers, marketers, and project managers. Overview of esports will introduce learners to the roles and influences that game developers have in the industry. Learners get a glimpse into the structures of an organization and how it builds a brand. Learners will also be informed of the jobs available in esports and where to get started in order to be involved.
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Beginner Level
Approx. 3 months to complete
Suggested 2 hours/week
English
Shareable Certificate
Earn a Certificate upon completion
100% online courses
Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.
Flexible Schedule
Set and maintain flexible deadlines.
Beginner Level
Approx. 3 months to complete
Suggested 2 hours/week
English

There are 4 Courses in this Specialization

Course1

Course 1

Game Developers and Esports Organizations

4.6
stars
98 ratings
22 reviews
Course2

Course 2

Esports Teams and Professional Players

4.5
stars
43 ratings
9 reviews
Course3

Course 3

Collegiate Esports and Career Planning

4.5
stars
33 ratings
5 reviews
Course4

Course 4

Esports Management Capstone Project

4.4
stars
22 ratings
5 reviews

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University of California, Irvine

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