More colleges are jumping on the esports enrollment trend

More and more colleges are jumping on the esports enrollment trend.

Reported by Education Dive, at Ohio State University, students now can major in esports, choosing from three curriculum tracks, including esports and game creation, esports management, and the application of games in medicine and health.

The takeaway? From the growing popularity of varsity esports, to courses and degree programs popping up nationwide with most experts bullish on the industry’s future growth, should more institutions try to take advantage of first-to-market enrollment and athletic opportunities of this nascent industry?

May you continue to fight the good enrollment growth fight at your institution today, and we’ll see you again tomorrow.

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Eric Olsen

Eric brings more than a decade of award-winning creative brand development, marketing analytics and higher education experience to Helix Education. Eric is a graduate of Bradley University and earned his MBA at Lewis University.