The University of Massachusetts Amherst

Sports Broadcasting

Date: July 5 - July 18, 2020

Love sports? Love broadcast journalism? You’ll love this 2-week hands-on sports broadcasting program at UMass Journalism. Learn the basics of sports broadcasting in our new state-of-the-art broadcast studio with experienced UMass Journalism faculty as your teachers.

You will:

  • learn about story idea generation, game preparation, interviewing, script writing, camera work, video/audio editing and on-air presentation. 
  • cover actual sports stories in the Amherst area to gain experience in the field. 
  • learn how to use our cutting-edge cameras and equipment
  • have a great time with new friends in the process.

Sport Program Bundle

Save $500! Want to dive deeper into the sports industry? Spend 4 weeks immersed in the world of sports at UMass Amherst.

Apply for both Sports Broadcasting and the Sport Management & Leadership Academy and save $500. Discount will be applied automatically at registration. 


Steve Fox

Senior Lecturer, Department of Journalism

Greeley Kyle

Lecturer, Department of Journalism