Spanish Language Broadcasting Major
SUNY Plattsburgh offers the only major of this kind in SUNY and is one of only a handful in the nation.
What Will I Learn?
You will learn how to reach Spanish-speaking audiences through television, radio and online podcasts. While proficiency in Spanish is required to enroll, you will take Spanish courses to perfect your language skills and learn about Hispanic and Latin American culture. Courses in audio and video production as well as communication theory will give you the knowledge and skills to succeed.
What is Unique About Our Program?
Learn hands-on in our TV and radio studios using industry-standard equipment. Our three media outlets let you get experience broadcasting to a real audience in both on- and off-camera roles.
What Are My Career Opportunities?
Be prepared for a wide variety of careers in this fast-growing field:
- Radio show host/DJ
- News reporter or anchor
- Sports reporter or anchor
- On-air talent
- Production Assistant
- Freelance producer
- TV director