Sports Journalism, MA | Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication

Sports Journalism, MA
Accelerated Program

Sports journalism is the fastest-growing sector of the news media industry, with continued growth on all platforms: specialty magazines, multimedia outlets, and broadcast channels and networks.

The Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication's MA program in sports journalism gives students unparalleled preparation for careers in sports media and communications through in-depth, hands-on multimedia writing and reporting courses. Students learn the values and principles embodied by Walter Cronkite in classes that focus on sports journalism ethics and the challenges faced by the industry. Students complete their programs with a capstone experience in the school's Los Angeles or Phoenix sports bureaus.

Degree offered

Sports Journalism, MA
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Plan of study

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