Bachelor of Arts in Music Technology & Entrepreneurship

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The Bachelor of Arts in Music Technology and Entrepreneurship is designed to provide professional training for students who aim to succeed as creative entrepreneurs, performers, songwriters, engineers, and producers in the music industry. This program includes a contemporary music curriculum that addresses the dynamic and changing landscape of the music profession. Additionally, this degree includes courses from Engineering and Business to provide relevant training in this emerging field. The advancements in technology impact how music is performed, consumed, produced and marketed, and there is an abundance of opportunity for today’s musician not addressed in traditional undergraduate music degree programs.

Curriculum & Requirements
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Curriculum & Requirements

Music Technology and Entrepreneurship, Bachelor of Arts (BA)

Required Non-Credit Music Component
MUSC 110CONVOCATION AND RECITAL ATTENDANCE (must be repeated each term)0
Required Music Courses
MUSC 101
MUSC 102
MUSC 103
MUSIC THEORY I
and MUSIC THEORY II
and MUSIC THEORY III
9
MUSC 104
MUSC 105
MUSC 106
SIGHT SINGING AND AURAL SKILLS
and SIGHT SINGING AND AURAL SKILLS II
and SIGHT SINGING AND AURAL SKILLS III
3
MUSC 120PIANO CLASS I FOR MAJORS1
MUSC 361
MUSC 362
SOUND RECORDING ARTS I
and SOUND RECORDING ARTS II
6
MUSC 363
MUSC 364
DIGITAL AUDIO EDITING I
and DIGITAL AUDIO EDITING II
6
MUSC 366DATA-TO-MUSIC SONIFICATION3
MUSC 3673-D AUDIO3
MUSC 386SOUND SPACES3
MUSC 410
MUSC 411
AUDIO ENGINEERING AURAL SKILLS
and AUDIO MASTERING TECHNIQUES
6
MUSC 493MUSIC OUTREACH1-3
Required Supporting Courses
DESN 275
DESN 385
DIGITAL SOUND
and ADVANCED DIGITAL SOUND
8
ENTP 387BUSINESS STARTUP RESEARCH4
ENTP 388LEARNING FROM OTHERS: ENTREPRENEURIAL CASE ANALYSIS4
ENTP 389BUSINESS FEASIBILITY: PLAN AND PITCH4
Required Ensembles–may be repeated as electives
MUSE 340SYMPHONIC CHOIR1
MUSE 341CONCERT CHOIR1
MUSE 321WIND ENSEMBLE1
MUSE 322SYMPHONIC BAND1
MUSE 330ORCHESTRA1
MUSE 362CHAMBER MUSIC ENSEMBLES1
Electives–choose from the following or consult with your advisor9
INSTRUCTION ON INSTRUMENT OR VOICE
COMMERCIAL VOICE LESSON
INSTRUCTION ON VOICE OR INSTRUMENT
COMPOSITIONAL TECHNIQUES
AMERICAN POPULAR MUSIC: 1920 AND BEYOND
MUSIC TECHNOLOGY
SONG WRITING
MUSIC INDUSTRY FORUM
INTERNSHIP
Required Senior Capstone
MUSC 490SENIOR CAPSTONE4
Total Credits80-82

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