Bachelor of Science, Cornell Univercity, 1955; Master of Science, Columbia University, 1956.
Senior editor, Newsweek, New York City, 1956-1963; city editor, New York Herald Tribune, 1964-1966; correspondent, NBC, New York City, 1971-1980; correspondent, ABC, New York City, since 1980; host of The Sports Reporters, Entertainment and Sports Programming Network, since 1990; host of Schaap One on One, Entertainment and Sports Programming Network Classic, since 1998; host of The Sporting Life, Entertainment and Sports Programming Network Radio, since 1998.
Lieutenant United States Army, 1957-1958.
Married Barbara M. Barron, June 20, 1956 (divorced 1967). Children: Renee Beth, Michelle Anne. Married Madeleine Gottlieb, August 29, 1967 (divorced 1980).
Children: Jeremy Albert, Joanna Rose. Married Patricia Ann McLeod, May 17, 1981. Children: Karen Joan, David Maurice.