Student Experience

  • Hundreds of students, faculty, and friends of Rowan attended Brian Dawkins compelling talk about football and life
  • Neil Hartman, Director for the Center for Sports Communication & Social Impact was the program host with Charles Barkley.
  • Students have the opportunity to be involved in networking events, such as the Philadelphia Phillies College Summit Program
  • An opportunity to work at NFL Films is one of the most desirable internships and Rowan students are frequent participants
  • Our students receive hands on experience at the highest levels of professional and collegiate sports

Student Experience

Student Experience

Rowan University offers a wealth of opportunities for students interested in pursuing a Sports Communication and Media (Sports CaM) degree. 
  • Internships are a big part of the Sports CaM experience. Our students have landed positions with some of the most desirable teams, leagues, PR/marketing/event planning firms in the country.
  • The Delaware Blue Coats, the NBA G League affiliate of the Philadelphia 76ers, have formed a partnership with Rowan University. The Blue Coats Broadcast Academy powered by Rowan Radio was established in 2021. Rowan students are the official radio broadcasters for the Blue Coats, students also work production for the television broadcasts. Various other roles are filled by Rowan students including: game-day operations, promotions, courtside stats crew and website writers.
  • WGLS-FM, Rowan radio, also has a strong presence broadcasting games on campus and is the radio home for the Wilmington Blue Rocks, High Class A affiliate for the Washington Nationals. Starting in the Summer of 2021, Rowan students now call all Blue Rocks home games on Rowan Radio and our students also serve in front office roles.
  • Students with an eye towards journalism can join The WHIT staff, the campus newspaper since 1938.
  • Rowan Television Network (RTN), is a student-run television station that broadcasts Rowan athletics games and is home to studio shows. 
  • Students are exposed to some of the biggest names in sports, like Basketball Hall of Famer, Charles
    Barkley who visited campus in the fall, 2019. Each week during the spring and fall semesters, Pizza with the Pros entertains top sports industry professionals for a question and answer session with students.
  • From the minute our students arrive on campus, they know they are part of a rapidly growing program with all the tools available to them to help cultivate a path to a successful career.