Music Entrepreneurship


This minor is for Bachelor of Music students who want to learn how to manage a professional career in the creative arts. You will take courses at the Desautels Faculty of Management, the Schulich School of Music and the Faculty of Science, with a focus on:

  • Conceptualizing, developing and managing new professional ventures.
  • Managing your career as a performer, music teacher or arts administrator.
  • Marketing, fundraising, publicizing, and financing fundamentals.

The program will help you to develop practical professional skills to your Music degree. These kinds of skills can make it easier to navigate the ever-evolving music industry upon graduation.


This minor is perfect for those who may want to pursue the business side of music, or for those who want to better understand how to navigate their career in the music industry. Classes in management, business, marketing, psychology and more will add to your skillset and increase career opportunities.

You could become a professional:

  • Performer
  • Artist manager
  • Talent scout
  • Artist relations manager
  • Event producer

Ready to apply?

For this program, you'll need to apply to the Schulich School of Music.

See the full eligibility information for more information about deadlines and required documents for your application.

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