Entrepreneurship in Music
MUSC 580 - Emphasizing entrepreneurial skills necessary to become a successful professional in today's quickly changing world, this experiential project-based class has teams of students imagine, design and execute a real arts-based initiative and then compete for cash awards.
Music and Money
MUSC 582 - This course focuses on personal finance, business finance and raising capital by examining the many ways that money flows in and out of the life of a musician.
College Music Teaching
MUED 793 - Prepares students to understand trends in higher education, job requirements, innovative and effective teaching approaches, new roles of technology and what it take to get a job.
The 21st-Century Performer
MUSC 592 - Community engagement, teaching artistry, concert and tour booking, attracting audiences and extra-musical elements (i.e. programming, visual elements, inter-disciplinary collaboration, audience interaction) that make contemporary performances effective today.
MUSC 593 - Arts marketing techniques for independent artists and small arts organizations with a focus on guerrilla, viral, internet and permission marketing. Participants create marketing plans for local arts-based businesses.
Music Leadership Practicum
MUSC 590 - In this capstone course, students in the music entrepreneurship minor design and execute an entrepreneurial, music leadership project in the community.
Music Advocacy I
MUSC 100A - An introduction to advocacy methods, techniques and experiences needed to understand the positive effects of music in American society.