Sports Media Minor (A)

Employment opportunities for sports-related media, specifically online media, are expanding due to the explosion of niche broadcast networks.  Students in this program will become prepared for an ever-changing communication field.  You will become proficient in the latest digital technology as well as how to write clearly and concisely for a very specific audience.  The curriculum will cover various digital media such as blogs, social media, and multimedia.  The credit load is 19 credits.


Required Courses
COMM 196Lighthouse-Newspaper1
or COMM 195 WCUA-Radio
COMM 265Journalism3
COMM 270Sports Journalism3
COMM 295Sports Broadcasting3
COMM 480Fan Communication Practicum3
SHB 310Integrated PR & Social Media3
or COMM 321 Media Writing
SHB 340Marketing of Sport & Entertainment3
Total Hours19