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.

Required Courses

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

Allied Requirement

  • BUSN 100 Business for the Common Good (2 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 6 Credits in Business & Entrepreneurship

  • ACCT 100 Principles of Accounting I (4 cr.)
  • ACCT 200 Principles of Accounting II (2 cr.
  • BETH 300 Ethical Principles in Business (2 cr.)
  • BLAW 300 Law for Business Leaders I (2 cr.)
  • ENTR 100 Introduction fo Entrepreneurship & Innovation (2 cr.)
  • ENTR 250 Fundamentals of Innovation (4 cr.)
  • MKTG 200 Introduction to Marketing (2 cr.)
  • MKTG 380 Digital Marketing  (4 cr.)
  • MGMT 200 Working Skillfully in Organizations (2 cr.)
  • MGMT 382 Management and Leadership (4 cr.)