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RTA School of Media: Sport Media (BA)

RU Live: RTA School of Media

Wednesday, January 8, 2020 at 3:30 p.m. EST

Join us for a webinar with staff and students in the RTA School of Media. We're talking about the programs and the student experience, and really focusing on how to nail your portfolio. Plus, you'll have the chance to ask questions and get answers straight from the source! 
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"The biggest success for me was really getting a feel for a live broadcast and being in a mobile truck during a hockey game. That was something that I’d never experienced before."

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Is It for You?

Sport Media, the first program of its kind in North America, combines academic study and practical hands-on learning in areas such as sport journalism, live event production, on-air hosting, multi-platform marketing and sport entertainment management. You’ll gain experience and career preparation with a fourth-year internship at a sport media company, state-of-the-art technology at the Sportsnet RTA Production Centre in the Mattamy Athletic Centre and live sports events.

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What You Need to Know

 Program Format(s)
Full Time: Four Year

 Degree Earned
Bachelor of Arts

 Grade Range
80%+*

 Non-Academic Requirements
None

 Experiential Learning
Internship

 Thinking of applying? Make sure the program is still accepting applications.

*Actual minimum grade ranges required for fall 2020 admission/wait list consideration will be determined based on grades and qualifications presented by the applicant pool as they become available. Required grade ranges may fluctuate from year to year (up or down) as a result of competition. Applicants not educated in Ontario may present the equivalent of the Ontario requirements. Ryerson reserves the right to determine equivalency at its sole discretion.

Tuition and Fees 2019/2020

Domestic Fees Range: $7,049 - $7,770
International Fees Range: $27,284 - $27,904

For detailed fees information visit Fees by Program.

Academic Requirements

Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD) or equivalent with a minimum of six Grade 12 U or M courses including the following program specific requirements.

Typically, a minimum overall average of 70% establishes eligibility for admission consideration; subject to competition individual programs may require higher pre-requisite grades and/or higher overall averages:

  • A minimum grade of 70% or higher will be required in Grade 12 U English/anglais (ENG4U/EAE4U)

Academic admission requirements for all other applicants are available at:
Admission Requirements.

After Graduation

Graduate with the specialized skills to score big in the dynamic world of sport media, including live sports broadcasting or on-air hosting; professional league and sport federation operations; sport entertainment management or documentary production, features production and long-form sport journalism; and media entrepreneurship or graphic design. Work as a video producer, sports journalist, broadcast executive, marketing manager or agent, or pursue graduate studies in media production, sport management or psychology, business, marketing or journalism.

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