A passion for athletics and all things media fuse in this minor that complements numerous other majors. The sports media minor will provide you with a strong foundation in the principles of sports journalism, media and communication. Your faith will be woven throughout to make you uniquely prepared to succeed in various fields related to sports media, including journalism, broadcasting, public relations and marketing.
At Gordon you’ll gain wide industry exposure while developing your own working style—all within the liberal arts context, which offers additional depth and breadth to make you a versatile employee. With over 20 varsity teams on campus, Gordon College is an NCAA Division III school with a thriving and dynamic athletic community. Surrounded by some of the nation’s top sports teams, in addition to a robust academic faculty with years of business and communications experience, Gordon is a unique setting to fuse your passion for sports, your faith and your love of media.
You will be mentored by highly experienced faculty who will prepare you for excellence and meaning in your work. Join a network of connected alumni who live their faith and excel in their careers. With multiple student-run news outlets and podcasts, there are many opportunities to get your start in sports media while still on campus. Be confident in who God made you to be, prepared with the tools to make a positive impact while making a profit as you bring hope and goodness into the world.
This unique and growing field offers opportunities in various sports-related fields, such as: