Americans love sports of all kinds. It is impossible to pick up a newspaper, turn on the TV or look at the Internet without encountering news about a sports event or athlete. This bodes well for the sport communication major. Experts predict that journalists and writers as a whole will experience a 10 percent increase in job opportunities between 2006 and 2016. However, by focusing specifically on the area of sports, you have a niche that could further enhance your job prospects. Learn More.