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Sports Journalism, PR and Marketing

LIU Brooklyn Launches Program in Sports Journalism, PR & Marketing

The sports industry is a multi-billion-dollar global business with a job market that continues to expand. Students at LIU Brooklyn can now prepare themselves to enter the fast-paced field of Sports Journalism, PR and Marketing. Students enrolled in this program gain real-world experience through exciting and relevant coursework, combined with invaluable internships.

The program includes courses such as News Writing, Sports Information & Public Relations, Sociology of Sports, Introduction to Sports Management, Social History of Sports, Sports Reporting, Sports Marketing, and additional courses to be announced.

LIU Brooklyn has partnered with Barclays Center, along with other influential sports organizations and media outlets, to provide internship for students. Located a few blocks from campus, Barclays Center is home of the NBA’s Nets and future home of the NHL’s New York Islanders. Journalism students with an interest in sports have interned or worked at the following:

• Barclays Center • CBS Sports • Fox Sports • WFAN • Sports Illustrated • ESPN Radio • FIFA World Cup • Madison Square Garden • Local pro teams

For more information, please contact Zaykeya Branic at zaykeya.branic@liu.edu.