Briana Chanelle Carr attended Brigham Young University and graduated in 2012 with a degree in broadcast journalism. At the April 2012 convocation Carr delivered a speech entitled, "You Can Do Hard Things." Earlier that year Briana received the Outstanding Host - Sports Program at the Gracie Awards festival. She also received the Nancy Briggs Rooker Richards Memorial Scholarship from the Department of Communications.
Carr was included on the spring 2011 Dean's List.