Music Business

Bradley’s music business program is your path to the music industry if you’re a music performer.

91% career outcomes rate for 2020-21 graduates - 93% knowledge rate
12 to 1 student faculty ratio
Top Illinois Regional University - U.S.News
100% of classes taught by faculty

The Bradley Advantage

Bradley’s music business program — the oldest in the U.S. — strengthens your performance skills and gives you foundational knowledge of business, marketing and management in the music industry. It combines music performance, music courses and industry coursework to prepare you for a variety of careers in music business. You complete the program with a capstone internship you can experience anywhere in the world.

Successful Outcomes

Bradley’s music business program successfully prepares you for a career in the music entertainment industry. In recent years, most students found jobs within six months of graduation. They’re working at places such as Monterey International Talent Agency, St. Louis Symphony, Hal Leonard Publishing, Yamaha and Vice Media. Others continued to law school and now work in entertainment law.

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Peoria and Bradley

Bradley and Peoria share much in common — a diverse population, world-class research facilities, outstanding fine arts and entertainment, and a great sense of community. This bond provides our students with unique opportunities for internships, class projects and research.

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