College of Letters, Arts and Social Sciences

Bachelor of Arts program (BA)

Music Industry Studies Option (MIS)

The Music Industry Studies (MIS) B.A. degree produces well-rounded, critical-thinking graduates who are prepared for creative and professional lives in music. The MIS coursework prepares musicians for a wide variety of careers in the music and entertainment fields as well as for teaching opportunities and further graduate study.

The MIS option’s interdisciplinary curriculum provides studentswith a solid foundation in music theory, musicianship, history, performance,production, recording technology, and business—as well asa well-rounded university education. MIS students complete internships in music and entertainment organizations as an integral part of this curriculum. 

Students do not need to audition for admission.

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Quarter to Semester Curriculum Comparison Sheet MIS

Quarter to Semester Recital and Project Comparison Sheet

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