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Degree Programs

Program Objectives

  • To support and deliver quality coursework in entertainment industry giving students a broad background to enter the diverse workplace of private industry, entrepreneurship and independent contracting.
  • To prepare students to communicate effectively as an entertainment industry professional.
  • To prepare students for leadership in the entertainment industry and the ability to work effectively in teams.
  • To provide students with an understanding of law and ethics as they apply to the entertainment industry.
  • To develop opportunities for public service in support of the local and regional community and regional cultural heritage.

Entertainment Business Emphasis

Entertainment Business Course Check Sheet 17-18

General Education

41 Hours

Any COB, Communications, Music, OR Theatre Minor
18-25 Hours

ENT Core
18 Hours

  • ENT 225 Survey of the Music Industry - 3
  • ENT 235 Audio in a Multimedia Environment - 3
  • ENT 435 History of Popular Music - 3
  • ENT 470W Entertainment Law - 3
  • ENT 480 Senior Seminar - 3
  • ENT 495 Internship - 3

Emphasis: Entertainment Business
18 Hours

  • ENT 325 Music Publishing - 3
  • ENT 329 Record Company Operations - 3
  • ENT 345 Artist Management and Touring - 3
  • Choose nine hours from:
    • ENT 299 Seminar and Lecture Series - 1
    • ENT 300 Songwriting and Analysis - 3
    • ENT 335 Survey of Audio Recording - 3
    • ENT 340 Live Production Technology - 3
    • ENT 426 Production - 3
    • ENT 490 Special Topics - 3
    • ENT 492 Singing River Records - 3
    • MG 391 Entrepreneurship - 3
    • MK 395 Entrepreneurial Marketing - 3
    • MK 487 E-Marketing - 3

General Electives OR Second Minor (to give an aggregate of 120 hours)

Entertainment Technology Emphasis

Entertainment Technology Course Check Sheet 17-18

General Education
41 Hours

Any COB, Communications, Music OR Theatre Minor
18-25 Hours

ENT Core
18 Hours

  • ENT 225 Survey of the Music Industry - 3
  • ENT 235 Audio in a Multimedia Environment - 3
  • ENT 435 History of Popular Music - 3
  • ENT 470W Entertainment Law - 3
  • ENT 480 Senior Seminar - 3
  • ENT 495 Internship - 3

Emphasis: Entertainment Technology
18 Hours

  • ENT 335 Survey of Audio Recording - 3
  • ENT 425 Recording Techniques - 3
  • ENT 430 Music Technology (MIDI) - 3
  • Choose nine hours from:
    • ENT 299 Seminar and Lecture Series - 1
    • ENT 300 Songwriting and Analysis - 3
    • ENT 340 Live Production Technology - 3
    • ENT 426 Production - 3
    • ENT 445 Advanced Recording - 3
    • ENT 490 Special Topics - 3
    • ENT 492 Singing River Records - 3
    • COM 243 Aural-Visual Production- 3
    • COM 343 Production Projects- 3
    • COM 443 Advanced Production Techniques- 3
    • TH 350 Lighting Design - 3

General Electives OR Second Minor (to give an aggregate of 120 hours)

For the Bachelor of Arts Degree:  Required foreign language at the introductory level (101, 102) (6 hours).  Additional general requirements for the Bachelor of Arts Degree are the same as required for the Bachelor of Science Degree.