Sports Communication Studies is a program that focuses on the methods and techniques for communicating about sports in a variety of formats, media, and contexts.
Sports Communication majors and degree programs will include instruction in sports writing, photography, broadcast journalism, sports production, game rules, media and public relations, and sports promotion.
Search for colleges that offer a degree in Sports Communication (use the College Search feature and enter "sports communication” in the major search field). Read the school’s department pages, they are often loaded with useful and specific information about the field.
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What can you do with a major/degree in Sports Communication Studies?
A major/degree in this field can prepares individuals to be sports reporters and writers, photojournalists, radio and television announcers, producers and directors, recreational sports promoters, and public relations specialists.
Trade Associations and Professional Organizations in Sports Communication
Professional associations are groups of professionals dedicated to topics in specific fields. Professional associations provide a wealth of online resources, some of which are geared specifically towards students. These organizations typically also host conferences and events, providing great opportunities for learning and networking across your field of interest.
- International Association for Communication and Sport
- International Communication Association, Sports
Publications/Magazines in Sports Communication