About the Sports Broadcasting Pre-College Program

The Sports Broadcasting Pre-College Program at Dean College provides an amazing opportunity for hands-on and classroom instruction in multiple areas, including sports radio, television and play-by-play broadcast. Instructed by John Rooke, Director of The Center for Business, Entertainment and Sport Management and the voice of the New England Patriots, New England Revolution and Providence College men's basketball, students will have the opportunity to learn the ins and outs of sports broadcasting. 

Program Information


We are offering two one-week sessions:

  • Session 1: July 21 - July 26, 2024
  • Session 2: July 28 - August 2, 2024


Pricing for the Sports Broadcasting Pre-College Summer Program:

  • Commuter Option: $1,450.00
  • Resident (Overnight) Option: $1,850.00


A $500 deposit is due at the time of registration. (Deposit is fully refundable until June 24).

Balance due date is June 24.

Program Refund Policy

Students may receive a refund for the program fees, minus the enrollment deposit, up to and including the first day of the course.


Register now!

Information Sessions

Attend one of our FREE virtual information sessions to learn more about the sports broadcasting pre-college program:

  • Information Session #1: April 10, 2024, 5:30 - 6:30 p.m.
  • Information Session #2: May 1, 2024, 6:00 - 7:00 p.m.

Please complete this form to register and receive a link to the information session. 

Video Highlights

Watch the video below for highlights and interviews from the 2022 Sports Broadcasting Pre-College Summer Program. 

Video Highlights from previous years

Watch the videos below from previous years to learn more about what to expect during your week-long summer pre-college program session.

Housing and Activities

Housing provided by Dean College with night and weekend activities included with your room and board, such as:

  • Patriot Place
  • Free-time on-campus with options including:
    • Flat screen television
    • Billiards
    • Darts
    • Movie nights
    • Workout at Kokes ’64 Fitness Center
    • Pickup basketball or soccer games
    • All-you-can-eat ice cream


We're here to answer your questions. Call us at 508-541-1624.