Music Industry, Minor

The music industry program is the first such undergraduate program offered in Boston and is designed for students with an interest in fields such as artist management; the music products industry; the recording industry; arts administration; contracting and legal issues; and broadcast, mobile, and online media technologies.

Complete all courses listed below unless otherwise indicated. Also complete any corequisite labs, recitations, clinicals, or tools courses where specified.

A C grade or better is required in all music courses. 

Music Core

MUSC 1001Music in Everyday Life4

Music Industry

MUSI 1230Introduction to Music Industry4

Music Industry Electives

Complete three of the following:12
Fundamentals of Western Music Theory
Songwriting 1
Writing about Music
Music Industry 2
Demo Production for Songwriters
Music Licensing for Media
Music Recording 1
Music in the Online and Mobile Environment
Performing Arts Administration
Music Publishing and Royalties
Music Supervision 1
Special Topics in Music Industry
Artist Management
The Record Industry
Music Products Industry
Copyright Law for Musicians
Music Industry Marketing and Promotion
Concert Promotion and Venue Management
Music Supervision 2
Hip Hop in the Music Industry
MUSI 4XXX
(Ethnography in Creative Industries)
Music Entrepreneurship
Seminar in Music Industry
Introduction to Music Technology
Digital Audio Processing

GPA Requirement

2.000 GPA required in the minor