A sports communication major gives you an opportunity to be a part of the action. Anyone who's ever wanted to cover sports events as a member of the media or be involved in the promotional aspect of a big game will find this major gives them the background they need to do just that.
The program is designed to teach individuals the various techniques for a career in sports communication requires. Courses review subjects like photography, sports production, sports writing, broadcast journalism, media and public relations, game rules, and sports promotion.
Employment opportunities will depend on your experience and skill. Keeping this in mind, it would be a good idea to take advantage of internship projects to get hands-on experience along the way. Majoring in sports communication can open doors for you to work as a radio and television announcer, sports reporter and writer, director, or as a producer.