Sports media helps you develop skills in digital media, print, and broadcasting to provide maximum career flexibility.
Journalism, Sports Media Concentration, B.S.
The Sports Media concentration in the Bachelor of Science in Journalism program is offered through the School of Journalism and Strategic Media in the College of Media and Entertainment at MTSU.
The Sports Media concentration offers students from all majors an opportunity to gain additional exposure to the sports industry and its impact on society. This emphasis can be beneficial for students who wish to pursue sports careers in print/online media, public relations, promotions, marketing communications, and broadcast journalism. You don't have to be a pro athlete to appreciate the thrill of the game. Sports Media connects your passion with a multitude of exciting career options. Many of our students have found employment in radio play-by-play, TV sports, newspaper and online sports reporting, sports public relations, and sports marketing. Many others work in industries where at least part of the job is involved in some way in the sports industry.
Sports Media connects your passion with a multitude of exciting career options. Some career options include:
- Content Specialist
- Public Relations
- Social Media
- Sports Information
- Television Reporter
MTSU's School of Journalism and Strategic Media offers work leading to the Bachelor of Science (B.S.) degree with a major in Journalism. Concentrations are available in:
- Advertising-Public Relations: Advertising
- Advertising-Public Relations: Public Relations
- Media Studies
- Sports Media
- Visual Communication
For complete curriculum details, click on the REQUIREMENTS button to the right.
Undergraduate or graduate students outside the College of Media and Entertainment may choose to minor in Mass Communication with an emphasis in any of the School of Journalism and Strategic Media’s concentrations.
A Master of Science (M.S.) degree is available in Media and Communication.
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