Level up at Herkimer College

Esports is predicted to grow faster than any other sport in the next few years, and the need for managers to support game developers and the emerging audience of gaming consumers is projected to increase as well. This growth industry is creating demand for employees who appreciate the professional competitive video gaming environment, understand basic technology, and possess marketing and management skills.

Herkimer College's degree program will prepare students in areas of esports management, event planning and management, sports governance, as well as provide them with a critical foundation in business and general education coursework. Graduates may find employment in events management, broadcasting, facilities, game day management and operations, public relations, marketing, and sales.

This A.A.S. degree will enable graduates to enter the workforce upon graduation or continue their education at a four-year college or university.


View our program course requirements as published in the College Catalog.

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Cost & Financial Aid

Herkimer College offers a quality and affordable educational experience.

Cost Of Attendance

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Career opportunities await

  • Tournament Director
  • Collegiate Coach
  • Collegiate Director
  • Business Management
  • Product Manager
  • Event Manager
  • Public Relations
  • Sales & Marketing

Our alumni have gone on to achieve great things. Discover how our many graduates have followed their dreams and transformed their lives with a degree or certificate from Herkimer College.

Faculty members are central to why students from across New York, the United States, and the world choose to pursue their education at Herkimer College. Our esteemed faculty bring expertise and energy to the classroom, as well as an unwavering commitment to each student's success. Take a moment to meet Assistant Professor of Business Steven Boucher. It's easy to see why Herkimer College is among the best community colleges.