JAY-Z in collaboration with Brooklyn’s Long Island University has launched the Roc Nation School of Music, Sports & Entertainment In his hometown of Brooklyn.
In a Historic Collaboration, Roc Nation and Long Island University Establish Roc Nation School of Music, Sports & Entertainment to Educate the Next Generation of Industry Changemakers from LIU Brooklyn. https://t.co/TspxffbSZ3 pic.twitter.com/5Aplrosmhf
— Roc Nation (@RocNation) August 4, 2020
Roc Nation School Of Music, Sports & Entertainment will award students undergraduate degrees in music; music technology, entrepreneurship & production; and sports management once they complete their programs and will receive individualized support and mentorship. Apart from that, students will also get the opportunity to interact with several guest artist who will occasionally visit the school to engage in talks with them.
“Pursuing higher education is an investment in one’s future. This partnership, envisioned alongside LIU President Dr. Cline, is a true investment in our community and young people in Brooklyn, in New York City and beyond,” said Roc Nation CEO Desiree Perez.
“We’re excited that the Roc Nation School of Music, Sports & Entertainment will provide unique insight, knowledge and experiences for students and introduce the world to the next generation of unmatched talent.”
Applicants can begin enrolling for the fall 2021 semester this fall.