Take Teaching Further

Learn more about our Esports Scholarship in Secondary Education

School of Education - Esports scholarship

how far do you want to go?

  • $500 – $1000 annually for up to 4 years.
  • Ability to play for one of our Varsity Esports Teams
  • Must major in Secondary Education
  • 2.75 min GPA


  • Teach grades 7-12
  • Specialize in English, math, social studies, or science (biology, chemistry, and physics)
  • Graduate with 655-1,000+ hours of teaching experience
  • Earn special education endorsement with two extra courses


M.Ed. in Curriculum and Instruction

  • 30 hour program aiming to enhance knowledge and skills of content teachers in the secondary (7-12) classroom.
  • Program addresses current state and national standards with special emphases placed on lifelong learning, research findings and innovative curricula.

Ed.S. in Curriculum and Instruction

  • 30 hour program that provides educational development beyond the master’s level.
  • Expand pedagogical knowledge in writing and oral presentations as it pertains to their specific content area.
  • Exposure to skills needed for research and grant proposal writing as well as the skills needed for article submissions.

Ed.D./Ph.D. in secondary education

  • Advances the ability of candidates to research, teach, and serve within their areas of emphasis.

Are you interested in taking your gaming skills to the next level on a college stage?

Ole Miss proudly supports 11 Esports competitive varsity teams. Our newly renovated Esports Arena will open in January 2022 with industry standard quality ibuypower machines and equipment.