Sports Communication Major
Sports Media & Communication
Interested in a mix of broadcasting, public relations, advertising, journalism and showing up hours before and staying long after the big game? Then you're in the right place. Sports media and communication focuses on the ins and outs of how to succeed in the world of sports. It's not conditioning for the NFL draft, but gaining valuable skills in reporting, marketing and engaging fans. No matter which direction you go, you will learn creative problem-solving, critical thinking, excellent writing and strategic decision-making. Take classes in:
Meet Paige Dimakos, the lead digital/video host and social media director at FanRag Sports Network.
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Your major is more than what you get done in the classroom. At Nebraska, you will find plenty of ways to get your hands dirty with experiences through student clubs and organizations, learning communities and education abroad opportunities.
Spring Football Game
Take the field at the annual Red-White Spring Game to experience what it’s like to be a sports communication professional.
Friends of KRNU
Get involved in creative production and promotion of the campus radio station 90.3 FM.
FOX Sports U
Warm up for the big leagues working with a national client.
Student Advisory Board
Amplify the voices of your peers.
Put your skills to the test on the national stage.
Learn the ropes from experienced upperclassmen.