About Academy of Radio and Television Broadcasting

Man and woman speaking to each other through microphones at a radio broadcast studio
For decades, we have helped successful graduates build confidence and capabilities for their future broadcast careers

Are You Looking for an Exciting Change of Career?

It’s a smart move to consider The Academy of Radio & Television Broadcasting, the nation’s leading hands-on training facility! We are a nationally-accredited school that provides you with the skills you need for an exciting career in traditional or online Radio and Television.

Learn in months, not years, how to be a confident broadcasting professional with our hands-on training that feels like you’re training on the job. Academy graduates are working around the world as successful broadcasters.

As a student, you will feel well-prepared for your career knowing that you are pursuing your chosen career at a respected institution. You will learn on state-of-the-art equipment, spend most of your time hands-on in the studio, and train with working industry professionals. Individual attention, a conducive learning environment, and our passionate staff ensure that your training and educational experience will be thorough and rewarding.

Mission Statement

The mission of The Academy of Radio & Television Broadcasting is to provide those with a sincere desire for careers in Radio and Television/Video Production with their best opportunity for entry-level positions in the industry. The Academy accomplishes our mission by screening applicants for talent and desire, and providing complete, comprehensive training in a hands-on environment, coaching by working professionals, and mentoring on an individual basis.

Convenient Location

The Academy campus is in Huntington Beach in Orange County, also known as “The OC.” We are right in the heart of Southern California, and 30 miles from Los Angeles, the entertainment capital of the world. The campus is easily accessible to a number of theaters, music venues, restaurants, museums and airports, as well as fun-filled spots like Disneyland, Universal Studios, and Hollywood. And of course, the beach! Our campus offers ample parking and easy access to public transportation.

Modern Facilities

Our facilities enable our students to fulfill their career and training objectives. The campus is just under 7000, climate controlled, square feet and contains 18 fully equipped radio broadcast studios, television sound stage, fully-equipped television studio and editing facilities, special facilities for on-camera training, two large lecture rooms, news gathering and editing area, Personal Instruction rooms, and a student lounge for you and your classmates to enjoy.

An Accredited Institution

The Academy of Radio Broadcasting has been approved to operate by The Bureau for Private Postsecondary and Vocational Education under the California Education Code Section 94915. Approval to operate means that The Academy is in compliance with the minimum state standards and does not imply any endorsement or recommendation by the state or by The Bureau.

The educational program offered by The Academy is validated by the Accrediting Commission of the Accrediting Council for Continuing Education and Training (ACCET), a national accrediting agency listed with the U.S. Department of Education.

Is an Exciting Career in Radio and Television Production Right For You? Get More Info…

If you’re interested in learning more about careers in Radio and Television Production and exploring whether The Academy of Radio & Television Broadcasting is right for you, fill out the form on this page to receive more information.

For immediate questions, call 714-842-0100