Real Studios + Real Pros + Real Community = Real Success
Let’s face it, in a world of multimedia and active brands, Talk is Cheap!
Words need action and brands need to come to life in order to have an impact.
That’s what we are about at BeOnAir!
We don’t just talk about what to make, WE MAKE IT!
We make YOU a media maven, a content creator, a branding renegade!
You want the Real SKILLS? You want the Real TECH?
You want Real PROS in the industry showing you how to be the best YOU?
You want a Real COMMUNITY that’s willing to hustle to get the most out of themselves in this creative economy?
That’s Our VIBE. If That’s Yours, JOIN US!
REAL- World Media Studios
Get Ready to Put Your Creativity Into Overdrive!
Our national network of seven campuses serves as creative playgrounds for aspiring broadcast and media students! Each location features working studios, active student internet radio stations, professional audio/video/podcasting equipment, the technology to make live remotes & events a reality – all so budding creatives can take their broadcasts to the next level. Ready? Let’s get your ideas on air!
REAL Media Pro Instructors
When we say, “Learn From A Pro To Be A Pro,” WE MEAN IT!
If you want to join the ranks of pro media professionals, who better to learn from than a team with decades of experience in entertainment, broadcast, and online media? Our National Education Team has your back – our instructional crew boasts local radio/TV celebs and skilled guiding hands ready to mentor up-and-coming talent. Don’t miss this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity – get schooled by pros and become one yourself!
REAL-Time ACTIVATOR Curriculum
Want to Transform Your Creative Spark Into A Blaze?
Unleash the creativity of your budding media professionals with our innovative ACTIVATOR curriculum! Our “action-packed” coursework encourages students to apply their skills and talents under expert guidance, providing them a ‘real world’ opportunity for success. Just ask one student about their experiences – after only 72 hours in our program “I completed a short film, planned a mock interview, made a mock radio show commercial, and worked on so much of my own content, it’s insane.”( Google Review from Gear Heads)
In short order you can turn your imagination into reality through our innovative media production coursework. From directors to producers and creators of online content – no matter the art form or application tool desired – we have something here that will meet one’s creative needs while also earning valuable skills hands-on in our radio & TV studios as well as web-based computer labs. Let your creativity soar today with us!
You will gain valuable real-world work experience through various internship opportunities offered at our campus stations and/or at local radio, TV, and media production facilities for interested students. These opportunities give students additional hands-on training and workplace experiences that complement and reinforce what is being learned inside the ACTIVATOR curriculum. Live-Remotes, Live-production events, and access to specific media collaborations occur throughout our seven-school network.
REAL Career Development/Branding
We’re Serious About Giving You An Edge In Your Career Journey!
We want you to be ready for your career before graduating, so we threaded professional development throughout the breadth of our diploma programs! You will couple the technical skills learned through the program with your instruction and coaching on resume fundamentals coaching and interview prep to produce final audition media packages to help with your job search. Demo packages for radio, television, and web media are delivered within a complete self-branded website.
Our creative network of alums, educators, media advisors, guest speakers, and dedicated career advisors will help you connect with companies looking for emerging talent. We also host career events throughout the year featuring companies like Encore Global, NextStar Media, Gray Television, Audacy, and IHeartMedia, to name a few.
You can also take advantage advance of the Beonair “Forum” Series (twice monthly), designed to bring industry experts together with our students, alumni, and professional network to offer solutions to your business questions and provide a strong network from which to grow as you level up your media career. Enjoy the unique opportunity of “Open Mic Q&A” and the chance to learn from the industry pros. In addition, enjoy BeOnAir LevelUp, a monthly workshop series that will help you create a unique strategic plan to build your brand and brand identity, communicate it effectively and tailor your approach with the tools necessary to grow and succeed.
We Are Here To Help You Step Into The Role Of Your Dreams!
Access Professional Development
Presented twice a month, we invite you to advance your brand as you grow with our Beonair “Forum” Series, designed to bring industry experts together with our alumni and professional network to offer solutions to your business questions and provide a strong network from which to grow as you level up your media career. Enjoy the unique opportunity of “Open Mic Q&A” and the chance to learn from the industry pros. In addition, enjoy BeOnAir LevelUp, a monthly workshop series that will help you create a unique strategic plan to build your brand and brand identity, communicate it effectively and tailor your approach with the tools necessary to grow and succeed. And, if that’s not enough, we have added exclusive only Quarterly Events called “BeOnAir Builders” to grow and build out your network.
Join our groups on LinkedIn called “BeOnAir CONNECT” to network with over 4,000 alumni, employers, students, and others who are eager to connect, build and sustain networks and engage in professionally related discussions.
The Established Pro Membership Level is designed for those Alumni who graduated over a year ago and have secured their first role in media or for those that are established in their Media Professions. The Membership Rate is $95 Annually and comes with a host of benefits like those listed above.
The Rising Star Introductory Membership Level is designed for those Alumni who are recent graduates of under a year. The Introductory Membership Rate is $40 for the first year of membership and comes with a host of benefits like those listed above.
Frequently Asked Questions
Are membership dues tax-deductible?
Yes, membership dues are tax-deductible! You will receive a receipt once you have completed your purchase. Please consult your tax advisor for more information.
Do you offer installments, or do I need to pay in full?
We currently only provide the option to pay in full for Annual Memberships.
Do I need to be an alum of one of the BeOnAir Network of Media Schools to become a member?
No, anyone 18 or older can become a Member of the Community of BeOnAir Network Professionals.
What do my membership dollars support?
All funds raised through membership of The Community of BeOnAir Professionals will go directly to scholarships for current students.
Get Your Media Pass!
The BeOnAir Network “Forum”
The BeOnAir Forum Webinar Series offers our students and alums continuing education, providing additional support to level up their media goals. The BeOnAir “Forum” is accessible to the public and helps our students, alums, and network finds solutions to their business questions through our free webinar series, which occurs in the 1st and 3rd week of each month.
The BeOnAir “LevelUP” Workshop Series
The BeOnAir “LevelUp” Workshop Series provides workshops to help you create a unique strategic plan to build your brand and brand identity, communicate effectively and tailor your approach with the tools necessary to grow and succeed. Strong brands need to have a purpose, and these workshops are designed to help you identify the fundamentals, create the content, and make yourself a key player in the marketplace.
The “BeOnAir Blog”
The BeOnAir Blog provides engaging content that will teach you something new and how to do it and keep you up to date on industry news and trends in a quick, easy read designed to make you the industry expert. Look for tips from the pros and step-by-step instruction on a wide range of industry topics driving media’s power!
The “BeOnAir News Network”
The BeOnAir News Network provides an integrated framework for delivering the news that matters to us most! Our AMAZING Students, Staff and Faculty, Alumni, and Media Industry Supporters. With over 45 Branded Social Media Assets on hand, along with our Bi-Weekly Newsletter called “MediaMakers“ and the BeOnAir Blog, all serve to showcase the many great activities, achievements, and accomplishments of our students, alumni, and community partners across our seven campuses.
“MediaMakers” BeOnAir Newsletter
We invite you to get to know us. The Beonair Network of Media Schools, which includes Ohio Media School, Illinois Media School, Colorado Media School, and Miami Media School, invites you to take a look inside as we showcase the many great activities, achievements, and accomplishments of our students, alumni, and community partners across our seven campuses.