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Minor in Music Business

Contact Person

Joe Timmerman, Chair

212 Dunn, (315) 267-2219,

21 credit hours required.

Designed for the Bachelor of Science in Business Administration major with a minor in Music Business for this interdisciplinary degree program. Offered jointly by: The Crane School of Music and The School of Education and Professional Studies.

All courses are 3 credits unless noted. Credits are divided as follows:

Required Courses

MUAI 327 Business of Music I
MUAI 328 Business of Music II
MULT 101 Music Theory for Non-Music Majors 1
MUAI 410 Music Merchandising and Retail
MUAI 421 Practicum in Music Business

two of the following

MUAH 301 History of Rock Music
MUAI 401 Arts Administration and Grant Writing
MUCE 520 Topics in Music Technology
MUAH 350 Women in Music
MUAI 431 Recording and Production Techniques
MUAI 432 Advanced Recording & Production Techniques
MUAI 433 Inside a Record Label
MUCT 330 Jazz Theory and Arranging
Or other electives with adviser approval


  1. Some of the courses printed above may have prerequisites.
  2. MUCE, MUCI and MUCT courses require the approval of the instructor.
  3. Alternative courses may be counted with the prior approval of the Coordinator for Music Business.