Institute for Music Business provides vocational and technical education for the music industry.
Understanding that our students have busy schedules, we offer evening and weekend programs in a hybrid format. In less than six months, earn a Music Business Certificate. Students can specialize in Music Label Operations or Music Production Studio Operations (or both).
During the first term, students will learn principles of the music business, music theory, songwriting/composition, music marketing, music production, the Digital Audio Workstation (DAW), and audio engineering (ProTools I).
Advanced Music Label Operations
Students will progress to learn advanced concepts to implement music marketing strategies, publishing and royalty administration, music finance, principles of ethics, and leadership. Capstone projects will be completed to demonstrate competency in managing an artist and producing an EP.
Advanced Music Studio Operations
Students will develop advanced proficiency in audio engineering II (ProTools II), entrepreneurship, studio operations, music finance, and leadership. Capstone projects will be completed to demonstrate competency in setting up and running a thriving music studio and producing an EP.
During the final term, students will complete an internship to learn additional hands-on skills and work with music industry partners to gain real-world experience.
We don't just provide education; we help our students find jobs. Our career services team offers connections for internship and apprenticeship opportunities, resume writing assistance, job search resources, and networking opportunities.
Small group and 1 on 1 coaching programs are designed to provide a supportive community to share knowledge, resources, and connections.
Calling future music moguls and super producers!!
Think about music sensations like Justin Bieber, Taylor Swift, H.E.R., Ariana Grande, and many others who began their careers as young artists.
Now is the perfect time to explore your passion for music, gain valuable job skills in the music industry, and learn about marketing, music production, and much more. Imagine being able to unlock your potential and embark on a path that could lead to a successful career.