The first and only licensed NY State Gaming School opened its doors in January at 1 Eat 28th Street.
With four new casinos opening upstate, Big Deal Casino Academy promises to teach anyone how to keep their cool at the baccarat table. It also offers courses on “how to beat the odds,” dealing, all casino table games and Asian table games.
Courses range from 20 to 240 hours, and the school even offers financial aid, according to the school’s website. — Christopher Cameron