Radio/TV Broadcasting, B.A.

Prepare for a 21st century career in Radio/TV Broadcasting.

Radio/TV Broadcasting Degree
The next generation of broadcasting requires skilled, knowledgeable and ethical communication professionals with well-rounded storytelling capabilities – able to write, produce and edit in a wide range of media contexts.

On the Air from Day One

From your first day at Lewis, you’re on the air. Live TV. Live Radio. Hands-on experience working with millions of dollars in state-of-the-art equipment.

Get Experience in all Aspects of Creative and Technical Production

Whether you’re interested in becoming on-air talent, or working behind the scenes in audio and video design, development and production, your Radio/TV Broadcasting degree from Lewis provides the opportunity to try it all – developing the comprehensive understanding necessary to climb the career ladder in a wide spectrum of media-based industries.

Why Lewis for Radio/TV Broadcasting?

  • From your first day at Lewis, you will receive hands-on instruction from Emmy-award winning professors using state-of-the-art production equipment, including digital TV news sets
  • Learn to competently and creatively communicate with diverse audiences through a variety of traditional and digital mediums
  • Develop competence with a wide range of communication technology
  • Supportive educational community offers the perfect preparation for a successful broadcasting career
  • Curriculum guided by standards put forth by the Association of Education in Journalism and Mass Communications (AEJMC)
  • Learn to practice your craft ethically in order to serve the public good
  • Get involved with our award-winning student organizations, including the Lewis University Television Network, WLRA all-digital radio station, National Communication Association and Social Media Club
  • Learn to create, produce and distribute content on various media formats from television, radio and the Internet
  • Take advantage of amazing internship opportunities in Chicago and across the nation, including with CBS, NBC and MTV

Life after Lewis

Upon graduation, you will be prepared to work as a Radio/TV Broadcasting professional for a wide range of organizations, including radio stations, television stations, large corporate media departments, through a wide range of media career options, including:
  • Radio/TV Management
  • Radio/TV Producers
  • Technical Operator for Radio/TV
  • Production Personnel for Radio/TV
  • Radio/Television Sales
  • Media Relations Specialist
  • Media Manager Specialist
  • Corporate Media Producer
  • Video Editor
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For more information contact the Office of Admission at admission@lewisu.edu or call (815)836-5250.