Degree Requirements

Sports Communication Degree Requirements

Sports Communication is a dynamic interdisciplinary degree program that prepares students to pursue careers in the fast growing fields of sports marketing, promotion, advertising, broadcasting, and creation of sports video content.

All students complete professional internships and work with sports industry clients to gain a competitive advantage in the job market. A portfolio showcasing their professional work is compiled prior to graduation. 

Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) in Communication
Core Curriculum Requirements

 

Sports Communication Major Requirements

 

 

 

 

CO 225

Mass Media & Society

 

AR/CO 271

Digital Media: Design Software

 

CO 360

Media Law

 

CO 391

Communication Theory

 

CO 495

Internship

 

CO 499

Senior Seminar

 

 

 

CO 125           

 Convergence Journalism and Media

CO 215

Broadcast News & Sports Writing

 

CO 223

Digital Media: Shooting & Lighting

 

CO 235

Principles of Advertising

 

CO 327

Digital Media: Editing and Audio

 

CO 331

Public Relations Concepts

 

PY/KN 393

Sports Psychology

 

CO 436

Sports Promotion Practicum

 

CO 486

Sports Journalism Practicum

 

And 3 courses from the following: CO 216, CO 317, CO 319, CO 338, CO 415, CO 425 and CO 427.

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