Sports Reporting Student

Quick Facts:

  • Delivery: on campus
  • Credits: 50
  • Degree Type: BA or BS
  • Majors join NewsLink Sports, the sports arm of our student-run nightly newscast
If sports broadcast journalism is your passion, your place is our Sports Reporting concentration. You'll take classes in sports content creation, sports media and strategic communication, video, news editing, broadcast news and sports writing, podcasts/play-by-play/presentation, and others. And you can join NewsLink Indiana Sports, the sports arm of our student-run nightly newscast, as a reporter, anchor, producer, or more.

By the time your senior year comes around, you’ll have a compelling portfolio that will allow you to enter careers in news or sports journalism in front or behind the camera. You will also be prepared for roles where strong skills in writing, research, critical thinking, and communication are valued.

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If you’d like to learn more about our Media major, complete our online form. Or one of the best ways to get a true feel for Ball State is to see it for yourself, so schedule a visit today! And if you’re ready to apply, review our admission requirements and complete our online application.

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