2021-2022 Graduate Catalog

Certificate in Entrepreneurial Studies in Music

The Entrepreneurial Studies in Music certificate and DA secondary provide students with information and experience in navigating the 21st Century professional music landscape. The students have experience with business, management, and marketing alongside their musical training. The certificate is open to MM, MA, and Artist Diploma students, and it can serve as a secondary (cognate) area for music doctoral students.

17 credits

Required Courses

Fourteen credits are required and three credits are elective from a dedicated list noted below.

MUSP 595Entrepreneurship for Musicians: Seminar


MUSP 596Entrepreneurship for Musicians: Practicum


MUSP 597Entrepreneurship for Musicians: Capstone


BUSA 601Fundamentals of Accounting and Finance


BUSA 603Fundamentals of Management and Marketing


3 credits from

students select 3 credits from the list below

MUSC 692Special Topics in Music

1 TO 6

MUSP 692Special Topics in Music Performance

1 TO 6

MUST 692Special Topics in Music Theory and Composition

1 TO 4

BUSA 602Fundamentals of Economics and Statistics


Total Credit Hours: 17