COMING SOON: Mass Media major with a concentration in sport and event media!

Anticipated for Fall 2022, the new concentration in sport and event media 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 program’s project-based courses and outside of class experiences with your strong work ethic and you will be set up for success.
Career Forecast Bright OutlookAverage Salary for managers $141,490on campus
Two guys smile while at a Washburn football game.

What sets Washburn 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.

As a Film and Video Student, you’ll be involved in all aspects of the annual WIFI Film Festival.

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’s own Video Production Services.

Set for success

CAREER FORECAST: bright outlook

Job placement


of mass media graduates begin their careers in a media industry role.

Student/faculty ratio


You'll gain skills in

Technical aspects, including software

Oral and written communication

Critical thinking


Constructive feedback


GET IN TOUCH WITH Mass Media Department

Mass Media Department
Henderson Learning Center
3rd Floor; Room 316
1700 SW College Ave
Topeka, KS 66621

Phone & Email
Phone: (785) 670-1836

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