College of Communication
Sports Media

Bachelor of Arts

Major in Sports Media

 

General Requirements

Course # Course Title Hours
FYS 101 First Year Seminar (1st Semester) 3
FYS 102 First Year Seminar (2nd Semester) 3
GHS 201-208 Global and Historical Studies (2 semesters-3 credits per semester) 6
PWB 101-166 Lifetime Fitness (no substitutions) 1
Foreign Language Language of Choice (6 hours of credit at the 200 or 300 level; courses are offered at the 100 level for students in need of preparation for more advanced study. Although 100 level courses do not satisfy the foreign language requirement, they do count toward the degree.) 6
Total: 19

 

Distribution Requirements

Course # Course Title Hours
Division I Text and Ideas 3
Division II Perspectives in the Creative Arts 3
Division III Social World: Exempt
Division IV The Natural World 5
Division V Analytical Reasoning 3
Total: 14

 

CCOM Requirements

Course # Course Title Hours
COM 101 Public Speaking 3
SW 266 Media Literacy 3
COM Diversity/Cultural Requirement-MRC 470 Sports, Media & Culture 3
Total: 9

Sports Media Requirements

Course # Course Title Hours
CME 106 Survey of Digital Media 3
JR 112 Newswriting: Print 3
JR 113 Newswriting: Electronic 3
CME 202 Multi-Camera Studio Production 3
CME 215 Video Editing 3
JR 235 Digital Journalism 3
JR 355 Sports Journalism 3
JR 358 Perspectives on Sports Media 3

STR 356

JR427

Sports Promotion (or)

Special Topics in Journalism

3
JR or CME Media Internship (or) In-training 3

CME 415

JR312

Advanced Editing (or)

Multimedia Journalism 2

3
CME 452 Entertainment Media & the Law 3
JR 407 Sportscasting 3
JR 409 Media Economics and Regulation 3

CME 457

JR 412

Digital Media Project Design & Management (or)

In-depth Journalism

3

MRC 470*

Sports, Media and Culture

Total: 45

*Fulfills diversity/cultural requirement in CCOM core

** JR350, JR353, CME455 or CME475 will fulfill this requirement 

 

Additional Requirements

Requirement Hours
Free Electives (2nd major, minor or concentration) 39
Total Hours Required For Graduation 126