Oct 06, 2022  
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog 
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Music Production & Entrepreneurship, B.A.

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The BA in Music Production & Entrepreneurship will provide undergraduate students with relevant experiences in both business and music.  Students will develop the knowledge and skills necessary to be successful in the music production industries of the 21st century.  Graduates will be prepared for working within highly dynamic and competitive fields (either for-profit or not-for-profit organization) or launching their own enterprises.  Students will gain first hand industry experience through an internship as well as experiential assignments and projects.

4+1 Music Industry Advanced Degree Program

Through the Accelerated Undergraduate-to-Graduate Pathway, students completing the Music Production & Entrepreneurship B.A. degree can apply to be accepted into this program that will allow them earn a bachelor’s degree and a master’s degree in just five years.

Requirements for Graduation:

To be eligible for graduation, students must complete a minimum of 125 credits, achieve a cumulative grade point average of 2.0 or above, satisfy the College’s residency requirement and complete all General Education Requirements of the College. A minimum grade of 2.0 is required for First Year Seminar and all courses taken as part of Foundations. In addition, students must attain a 2.0 or higher in each course that serves as a prerequisite to a subsequent Business course. (Refer to the course description for specific prerequisites.) Failure to attain a 2.0 in prerequisite courses may lengthen the time to graduation.

The General Education Requirements of the college require students to successfully complete First Year Seminar, Foundations, Disciplinary Perspectives, and a Constellation. Students who enter the college with 30 credit hours completed will not take a First Year Seminar course and therefore must take an additional 3 credits for graduation. Transfer students that are awarded 60 or more credits upon acceptance to York College will not be required to complete a Constellation.

General Education Requirement:

First Year Seminar

Foundations Requirements

Disciplinary Perspectives Requirement

Constellation Requirement

The Constellation requirement is met when a student completes four courses from a minimum of three disciplines within the Constellation requirements.  Transfer students that are awarded 60 or more credits upon acceptance to York College will not be required to complete a Constellation except for Education majors.

Required Major Courses:

Music Elective Credits

Students must take 3 additional MUS credits.

Entrepreneurship Component Courses

Students must complete one of the following courses:

Suggested Course Sequence:

Sophomore Year (34 credits)

Junior Year (30 credits)

Senior Year (27 credits)

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