Minor in Music Industry

A minor in the music industry is offered for undergraduate students to provide them with the background necessary to enter varied fields in music business and creative enterprise.  The minor develops knowledge and skills in a variety of areas such as artist management & representation record label operations, copyright & music licensing, live music production & promotion, and broadcast, and streaming.

ALL MUSIC INDUSTRY MINORS COMPLETE 5 COURSES (20 Cr.)

Required Courses

  • MUSC 160  Introduction to Music Business (4 cr.)
  • MUSC 363  Emerging Models in Music Industry (4 cr.)

 Choose 4 Credits in Music Context

  • MUSC 162  Roots of Blues, Rock, & Country Music (4 cr.)
  • MUSC 170  The Music of Film (4 cr.)
  • MUSC 216  Jazz in America (4 cr.)
  • MUSC 130  Music of the World (4 cr.)

 Choose 8 Credits in Business & Entrepreneurship

  • ENTR 260   Entrepreneurial Thinking (4 cr.)
  • ENTR 350* Entrepreneurial Research: Developing New Market Space (4 cr.)
  • MKTG 300   Principals of Marketing (4 cr.)
  • MKTG 380* Interactive Marketing  (4 cr.)
  • MGMT 305   Management and Organizational Behavior  (4 cr.)
  • MGMT 382* Leadership Development  (4 cr.)
  • BLAW 301   Legal Environment of Business  (4 cr.)

*These courses have prerequisites