Sports Media Certificate

Digital Media

This 15-credit certificate is open to graduate students who are seeking certification in the broad area of sports media. The department offers sport media courses as well as video field production courses, the latter in conjunction with Valpo's participation in the NCAA Division 1 Horizon League and through the Sports Division of the campus radio station. Excellent digital video and audio lab facilities along with two tele-production studios are operated by the Department of Communication in conjunction with this certificate.


  REQUIRED COURSES   6 cr       
  Graduate Sports Media   3 cr
  Internship in Sports Media                   3 cr
  ELECTIVES (Choose three)   9 cr
  Sports Media Formats   3 cr
  Sports Beat Reporting   3 cr
  Live Sports Production   3 cr
  Desktop Publishing   3 cr

Title IV Information for Certificate Programs

The Valparaiso University Graduate School and Department of Continuing Education, in compliance with the Gainful Employment Disclosure Act, presents this information to you on our Title IV Eligible certificate programs.

CIP Code:  9.906
Number of Weeks Allowed for Completion:  72
Credit Hours:  15
Type:  Semester
Tuition Fees:  $8400
Book Fees:  $750
Additional Fees:  $100 per semester
Credits Transferrable to Degree Program:  Yes
Students Completing Program in 2006-2011 in Time Allowed:  0
Total Students Enrolled in 2010 - 2011: 0
Median Loan Debt: 0
SOC Code: 27-0000
Classification: Arts/Design/Entertainment/Sports/Media Occupations
Job Placement Rates:  Unavailable

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