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Mass Media - Sport and Event Media

Washburn University

48 months
708 USD/credit 21240 USD/year
708 USD/credit 21240 USD/year
315 USD/credit 9450 USD/year
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The new Mass Media - Sport and Event Media at Washburn University is perfect for you if you want to work in collegiate or professional sport team promotions, media relations, or a related role, or if you aspire to work in event planning and promotion for venues, organizations, or communities.


This is a rapidly growing and fast-paced field where no day is the same. Combine what you learn in this Mass Media - Sport and Event Media program’s project-based courses and outside of class experiences with your strong work ethic and you will be set up for success.

What sets Washburn University Mass Media apart?

You’ll learn from faculty members with extensive industry experience, not from graduate students.

You’ll graduate and begin your job search with a professional portfolio and at least one internship experience.

Study abroad and experiential learning are embraced by the department, with scholarship support. Get a behind the scenes look at Hollywood in MM

You’ll be eligible for academic scholarships and project leadership opportunities through the department, as well as paid work through Washburn Student Media or Washburn University’s own Video Production Services.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Sports & the Media
  • Professional Media Applications
  • Professional Media Writing
  • Adv. Prof. Media Applications
  • Media Law, Ethics & Diversity
  • TV Studio Production

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • While we admit domestic students up until one week prior to the last day to enroll, it’s in your best interest to apply as early as possible.


120 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

If you meet one of the following criteria you will be granted admission:

  • A high school GPA ≥ 2.25 OR;
  • ACT composite score ≥ 21.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Complete the application for admission
    • official ACT or SAT scores (only required if you’re under 21)*
    • official high school transcripts
    • Pay a one-time, $20 non-refundable application fee
    • While ACT or SAT scores are not required for admission, if you have previously taken the test we prefer to have your scores on file for advising purposes and potential scholarship increases (scores will not negatively impact your admission status nor scholarship earning potential).

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    21240 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 708 USD per credit during 48 months.
  • National

    21240 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 708 USD per credit during 48 months.
  • In-State

    9450 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 315 USD per credit during 48 months.

Living costs for Topeka

900 - 1400 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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