MBA Concentration in Music Management

The MBA in music management concentration provides advanced education in the areas of music business, music management, entrepreneurship and entertainment law. Using our proximity to New York City, we are able to capitalize on our industry connections to offer the highest level of study. Consequently, the graduate student is immersed in the industry's environment while fostering a clear understanding of the role and needs of the individual.

The program offerings have an international scope and are taught by industry leaders as well as full time faculty. The completion of an internship is a crucial aspect of the learning curve. Although there are a variety of positions in an astounding number of fields, the objectives of this program are to introduce you to the multi-faced industry, guide you toward a career path, and offer the best opportunity to succeed.  The goal of our Master of Business Administration program is to prepare our students for roles as effective organizational contributors in an increasingly diversified and competitive business environment.

William Paterson University also offers an M.M. in Music Management through Music Department.

 

Requisite Skills Credit Hours (optional)

ECON
MGT
5500
5500
Mathematical Methods for Business
Computers and Applications
0
0


Lower Core Credit Hour Requirements (may be waived) 18 credits

MGT
ACCT
FIN
MKT
ECON
MUSI
6040
6060
6070
6080
6090
5580
Management Process and Organizational Theory
Financial and Managerial Accounting
Financial Management
Marketing Management
Economic Analysis
Music Technology
3
3
3
3
3
3


Upper Core Credit Hour Requirements (Mandatory for all Students) 12 credits

MBA
MBA
MBA
MBA
6100
6160
6400
6900
Multinational Business Environment and Operations
Organizational Behavior and Communication
Business, Government, and Society
Business Policy Seminar
3
3
3
3


Music Management Concentration (for all Music Management Concentration Students) 18 credits

MUSI
MUSI
MUSI
MUSI
MUSI
PLUS
5400
6000
6400
6430
6450
Two
Survey of the Music & Entertainment Industry
Graduate Internship / Capstone Experience
Entrepreneurship in Music
Current State of The Music Industry
Entertainment Law
Any 5000-7000 Level CCOB or Music Courses
3
3
2
1
3
6