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Music Industry

The music industry is a vibrant, multibillion dollar global industry, vast in scope and reach, offering a product that is deeply ingrained into the fabric of every country and culture, across social strata, around the world. It offers extensive professional opportunities to those who are trained, knowledgeable and versed in its systems, methods and practices.

Career Profile

The Music Industry program at the West Virginia University School of Music offers such knowledge and training by providing an engaging, systematic and rigorous course of study leading to analytical, creative, regulatory and entrepreneurial understanding and skills necessary to succeed in today’s complex and challenging music industry field.

English Proficiency Requirements

All applicants whose first language is not English must provide proof of English language proficiency. WVU accepts either the TOEFL or the IELTS for this purpose. Learn more about our English language proficiency requirements.

Accreditation Information

WVU is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission.

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