Admission to the Master of Arts in Sports Journalism

Regardless of what your undergraduate degree is in, you may apply at any time for admission to the Department of Journalism and Public Relations at IUPUI Master’s degree in Sports Journalism. This degree is a great way to expand on your professional writing and reporting skills while diving into the influential world of sports.

Here are some key dates to keep in mind while applying for the MA in Sports Journalism. If you wish to begin your studies in fall, your completed application must be submitted no later than July 15. For spring entry, your completed application must be submitted by Oct. 15. To begin in summer, submit completed application by April 1.

In order to apply, you will need to complete the application which is available online at the IUPUI graduate school website. You will also need to submit the following materials:

  • A statement of purpose of approximately 500 words;
  • Three letters of recommendation;
  • Superior record in the undergraduate major from a recognized university as demonstrated by university transcript;
  • A Graduate Record Exam score (within the last five years).

If you need assistance, contact your advisor Kim Heavrin or make an appointment with your advisor online.