Music and Entertainment Industry Major

Following a long history of instruction in the field of music business, Bradley University’s Music and Entertainment Industry degree prepares students to enter the exciting world of the music business. Designed for students who are not performing musicians, there is no audition requirement.

Students take advantage of:

  • Our nationally recognized Foster College of Business
  • Unique courses in the music industry
  • Industry experienced instructors
  • Music industry internships
  • On campus Music Business organizations
  • Bradley’s Hollywood Semester
  • Music industry expeditions

Degree and Curriculum

Bradley Slane College of of Communication and Fine Arts offers an undergraduate curriculum leading to a Bachelor of Arts or a Bachelor of Science in Music and Entertainment Industry.

Students complete coursework in Communication including Interactive Media, Audio and Video Production, and Electronic Media.  Additionally, students complete coursework in business fundamentals, including Accounting, Finance, Marketing, and Sales.

A wide palate of music industry courses expose students to many possible career paths in the music business and prepare them for entry into the exciting entertainment industry.  The capstone of the degree is the Music Business Internship.

Beyond Bradley

Bradley Music and Entertainment graduates are prepared to succeed in a variety of professional environments including:

  • Music Supervision for TV and Movies
  • Entertainment Agency and Management
  • Music Licensing
  • Record Labels
  • Promotions and Event Management
  • Music Publishing