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Sports Communication

As a Sports Communication major at the University of Nebraska at Kearney, you will receive a full range of sports communication skills including broadcasting, writing, and corporate communication (public relations, organizational communication and marketing). You will learn how to communicate about sports and be prepared for broadcast careers with the skills of writing, interviewing, editing and audience analysis. Upon graduation you will be prepared to work for news organizations, sports organizations, sports teams and various other sports media outlets.

Career Opportunities with this degree

  • Sports broadcasting
  • Sports journalism
  • Sports Information Director
  • Sports marketing
  • Event planning
  • Sports media production

Places UNK Graduates Works

  • Platte River Radio
  • NRG Media
  • NTV
Evan Jones
"With my major of Sports Communication, it's one that isn't offered at a lot of schools. At UNK, you have a lot of opportunities to be in the station and broadcast games on 91.1 KLPR. The courses in this department prepare students as well." 

Evan Jones

KRVN, Lexington, Neb.