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Creative Media Production

Sports Media

Undergraduate Certificate

College: College of Liberal Arts & Communication

Department: School of Media and Journalism


Creative Media Production is designed to nurture students with a passion for storytelling and communicating, and a talent for expressing themselves. Through experiential learning, students learn how to create and distribute content across multiple media platforms. This provides a solid foundation on which to build their careers in a variety of rewarding professions.


The certification program is designed for aspiring and current practitioners looking to earn credentials and improve skills. Certification courses focus on the skills and knowledge needed for today’s workplace. Students can earn a certificate with only 12 hours of coursework. 

  • Sports Media  — Sports production is a challenging profession without prior experience. A sports production certificate is an extremely beneficial program for people without a sports media degree or lack experience in sports production, but need knowledge of basic production as well as sports production.

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Sports Media Certificate
Required Courses: Sem. Hrs.
MDIA 2123 Audio Production I 3
MDIA 2223 Video Production I 3
MDIA 3573 Sports Production 3
MDIA 4573 Sportscasting 3
Total Required Hours: 12

For more information about earning a certificate in any of the four areas, contact Dr. Mary Jackson-Pitts at 870-972-3070 or mpitts@astate.edu.


Curriculum and degree requirements can be found in the most current Undergraduate Bulletin.