Sport Communication

You should minor in sport communication if:

  • You love playing and watching sports and you enjoy listening to sports commentators.
  • You want a career that allows you to use your passion for sports.
  • You are great at communicating through spoken and written words. 

Learn a broad range of skills around sport communication. Whether you want a career in sport announcing, filming, writing, broadcasting, journalism, social media, or public relations, a sport communication minor can cover it all or give you a more focused approach. 

A minor in sport communication will prepare you for a rapidly growing area while improving your problem-solving and critical thinking skills. Through our partnerships with Ragin' Cajuns Athletics and sport industry leaders, you’ll have various opportunities for hands-on learning. 

Sport Communication at UL Lafayette

What's Sport Communication Like?

  • Lab & studio work
    Rated 2 out of 3
  • Research & theory
    Rated 2 out of 3
  • Internships
    Rated 3 out of 3
  • Presentations
    Rated 3 out of 3
  • Reading
    Rated 2 out of 3
  • Group work & collaboration
    Rated 3 out of 3

The Athletics Department’s broadcasting production room and mobile production unit have the latest equipment in video, audio, and editing, all available to students in this minor.

Life in the Sport Communication Minor