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Sportscasting

Full Sail University's Dan Patrick School of Sportscasting
Bachelor of Science
Degree Overview

Developed in collaboration with sportscasting veteran Dan Patrick, the goal of the Sportscasting bachelor's degree is to provide students with constant real-world experience both on camera and behind the scenes. You'll build a foundation in interviewing, voice work, writing, and storytelling, and then move on to advanced concepts in news-gathering, reporting, and multimedia communication. You'll also develop presenting skills for current and emerging technologies – from broadcast, to gaming, to virtual and augmented reality - as you learn from faculty members who are active in the world of sportscasting, with more than 60 EMMY-winning credits in their careers.

Course Highlights

Vocal Training for Sportscasting - Students will learn how to recognize and develop vocal richness and authenticity while gaining an understanding the philosophy of communicating with audiences and the pillars of vocal communication.

Broadcast for Advanced Technology - Students will explore broadcast opportunities for new and progressive technologies, such as virtual reality and augmented reality, while understanding their audience-engagement potential.

Academic Advantage Scholarship

Qualified campus students can receive up to $15,000 with the Academic Advantage Scholarship. Financial aid available to those who qualify.

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Momentum Scholarship

Qualified online students can receive up to $25,000 with the Momentum Scholarship. Financial aid available to those who qualify.

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Full Sail’s Project LaunchBox™

Project LaunchBox™ is a Full Sail program that provides students with powerful technology to help create projects. All of your files, multimedia creations, and coursework are at your fingertips 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Request more information about this program.

Components
  • Apple MacBook Pro
  • 3-yr Applecare Extended Warranty
  • LoJack - Theft Prevention 3-yr Subscription
  • Adobe Creative Cloud (Download)
  • Microsoft Office 365
  • Apple SD Adapter
  • Apple USB-C to USB Adapter
  • Belkin USB-C to Ethernet Adapter
  • FMX-DSLR Audio Mixer
  • GVM Light Kit
  • iPad 8th Gen 32gb WiFi (Online Only)
  • On-Stage Stands - Desktop Microphone Stand
  • SanDisk Extreme 16GB SDHC UHS-I Flash Card
  • Sennheiser E835-N Microphone
  • Sennheiser HD280 PRO Headphone
  • Sony A6400 Camera
  • Sony VCT-R640 Tripod
  • StageMaster 25ft XLR Microphone Cable
  • VideoMic Go

Pricing and package specifications are subject to change. Some Project LaunchBox™ components are distributed during students' second year; some Project LaunchBox™ components are downloadable items.

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Real-World Experience

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