What is Music Business and Industry at WVU like?
The music industry is a global, multibillion dollar business deeply embedded in every culture. With its vast scope and reach, the industry offers many opportunities for those skilled in its systems and practices.
Our Music Industry program teaches the analytical, creative and entrepreneurial skills necessary to succeed in the complex music industry field.
You will gain knowledge and professional field experience in areas of study including:
- copyright regulations
- music publishing
- live event production and promotion
- music marketing
- the international music industry
- the recording industry
- record label management
All interested students must apply to the University and audition for the School of Music for acceptance.
Music Business and Industry program highlights:
At a Glance
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Areas of Emphasis
Tailor this major to your interests by taking courses in one of these areas:
- Applied Music