• Radio Broadcasting

    This course is ideal for students who want to work in the field of radio broadcasting. Students will gain work experience on a student run and managed radio station, 89.9 FM WKDS. This course explores all aspects of the radio broadcasting industry including radio production, being an on-air personality, marketing, sales, promotion, engineering, writing for radio news and the history of the industry. Students may take this course for two years.

    Credits & Certifications

    • 2nd World Language Credit
    • 3rd Science Credit
    • Visual Performing & Applied Arts Credit
    • College Credit: Ferris State University

    Eligibility & Prerequisites

    • This course is available to 11th and 12th grade students
    • Occasional extended hours

    Career Opportunities

    • Sports Announcer
    • Radio Advertising
    • Radio Personality


    "Taking the Radio Broadcasting class is the reason that I know the audio field is the right choice for me." — Maya Ablao, Portage Northern High School