Florida Memorial University (FMU) will unveil a comprehensive esports and entertainment curriculum by partnering with the Collegiate StarLeague.
Miami Gardens, June 29, 2020- Dr. Marc Williams is the latest to join Florida Memorial University’s list of prestigious faculty members.
“I am very excited about the opportunity to expose FMU students to esports and the global gaming industry that is expected to grow from $139 billion to $300 billion by 2025. Esports is growing at a rate of 40% a year and expected to reach over $2 billion by 2021. My desire is for Florida Memorial University to transform into one of the leading schools in the nation that prepares students to become successful executives in STEM related fields in the Videogame, Sports and Entertainment industries.”
“The Collegiate StarLeague and WorldGaming Network are honored to partner with Dr. Williams and Florida Memorial University. Dr. Williams is one of the leading educators in esports in the world and we are thrilled to use our resources and platform to provide access and career opportunities in esports for Florida Memorial students.”
Wim Stocks, CEO/General Manager; WorldGaming & Collegiate Starleague