Music Management Schools and Colleges in the U.S.

Music management colleges and universities offer degrees ranging from certificates of achievement to master's degrees. Students can choose degree plans that focus more on performance and musicianship studies, or more on business studies.

How to Select a Music Management School

Music management schools prepare students for careers in the music industry as marketing professionals, talent agents and record label managers.

Consider the following when looking for music management schools:

  • Students with musical instrument or performance skills who want to seek a career in the music industry may want to pursue a Bachelor of Music in the Music Industry or a Bachelor of Music with a Music Marketing concentration.
  • To focus on the business side of music, students may seek schools that offer degrees such as a Bachelor of Science in Music Industry or Master of Science in Music Business Administration, or other business-driven degree.
  • Additional considerations include equipment technology, location and internships.

10 Schools with Music Management Programs

College/University Institution Type
Houston Community College 2-year, Public
University of Michigan-Ann Arbor 4-year, Public
College of Southern Nevada 4-year, Public
Austin Community College District 2-year, Public
University of Southern California 4-year, Private
University of Cincinnati 4-year, Public
The University of Texas at San Antonio 4-year, Public
Florida Atlantic University 4-year, Public
DePaul University 4-year, Private
Middle Tennessee State University 4-year, Public

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