Stephens College is the most recent to announce a varsity program
Colleges across North America continue to see the benefits of varsity esports programs. According to Sports Business Daily, the total number of programs has reached 34, with 27 of those being founded within the current school year.
Stephens College announcement followed the trend of small schools hosting the programs. The college has only 850 undergraduate students.
The team will compete in Overwatch events based on “its diverse and strong female characters.” Participants will utilize an esports center on campus to practice and compete.
For more information and to apply, visit the Stephens College website: Here