The School of Broadcast and Cinematic Arts is proud to be an institutional member of the Broadcast Education Association. The Broadcast Education Association (BEA) is an organization for professors, students and professionals involved in teaching and research related to radio, television and electronic media education. Members share a diversity of interests involving all aspects of telecommunications and electronic media.
Over 1,300 professors, students and media professionals are currently individual members. Approximately 250 college and university departments and schools are currently institutional members.
BEA has an annual convention each spring in Las Vegas, NV, three days prior to the opening of the National Association of Broadcasters' (NAB) Annual Convention and Expo. All BEA Academic attendees (students & Professors) are invited to stay and attend NAB's Convention at no additional charge.