Music Business Diploma

SAE Institute USA

Program Description

Music Business Diploma

SAE Institute USA

The Music Business Program (MBP) is an intensive course of study that prepares students for careers in the music business and entertainment industry. This course will help artists, producers, and performers understand how business partners with creativity. Classes explore the way projects are pitched, sold, copyrighted, produced, marketed, and delivered.

Students will receive training in promotion, marketing, management, graphic and web design, video and audio production, and publishing. It will prepare students for a diverse variety of career possibilities, from working with established record, publishing, and production companies to branching out and creating their own production and record companies.

Over the course of three semesters, this program covers:

  • Semester 1: Introduction to Copyright and Music Publishing, Industry Perspectives, and Audio in Media
  • Semester 2: The Record Business, Entertainment Media Distribution, and Video Production
  • Semester 3: Business and Legal Foundations, Contemporary Entertainment Marketing, and Multimedia and Web Development


Diploma in Music Business

This school offers programs in:
  • English


  • A&R Assistant
  • Associate Producer
  • Administrative Manager
  • Advertising Agent
  • Advertising, Promotions, and Marketing Assistant
  • Artist Liaison
  • Artist Manager
  • Booking Agent
  • Booking Manager
  • Brand/Product Management Assistant
  • Business Affairs Assistant
  • Business Development Assistant
  • Catalog Manager
  • Content Editor
  • Contract Manager
  • Copy Writer/Editor
  • Electronic Publishing Specialist
  • Electronic Technician
  • Entrepreneur
  • Licensing Assistant
  • Manager
  • Media Relations
  • Event Planner
  • Merchandiser
  • Music Director
  • Music Publisher
  • Personal Assistant
  • Producer
  • Production Assistant
  • Production Coordinator
  • Promoter
  • Promotions Coordinator
  • Public Relations Consultant
  • Publicist
  • Radio Time Salesperson
  • Retail Buyer
SAE Institute USA
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
May 2017
12 months
Full time
18,715 USD
Start date May 2017
USA Chicago, Illinois
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USA Nashville, Tennessee
Application deadline Request Info
End date Request Info
Duration 12 months
Price 18,715 USD
in Chicago | 21 662 USD in Nashville