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Music Industry

Eastern Kentucky University

48 months
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19338 USD/year
19338 USD/year
9266 USD/year
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About

Students in the Music Industry program of Eastern Kentucky University develop expertise as professionals who will enter the $70 billion music industry.

Overview

The diverse curriculum of the Music Industry program of Eastern Kentucky University emphasizes music business, commercial music, and music technology. Students are provided rich opportunities for exposure to renowned industry professionals through events on and off campus. Students may gain additional experience through participation in two music industry organizations on campus: the Audio Engineering Society (AES) Music Industry Organization (MIO). There are two different degree options in music industry: the Bachelor of Music with an Emphasis in Music Industry and the Bachelor of Music with an Emphasis in Music Industry-Recording Arts.

Why the Music programme offered by Eastern Kentucky University?

  • Main campus facilities include an excellent music technology lab with 24 iMac computer stations, recording and studio engineering software and equipment, a keyboard lab, an extensive music library, three concert halls, and numerous practice rooms. Music students in ensembles will have the opportunity to perform in the EKU Center for the Arts, one of the best such facilities in the area.
  • The School of Music presents over 100 concerts annually, including faculty concerts and recitals, ensemble performances, master classes, and performances and clinics by guest artists. 
  • Music majors are welcome and encouraged to participate in campus organizations like the national music fraternity; American String Teachers Association, NAfME; Choral Directors Association; the Music Industry Organization, which helps EKU students gain experience in various fields of the music industry; the Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia Fraternity for men; and the Sigma Alpha Iota Fraternity for women.
  • The EKU School of Music and Office of Internation study offers exciting opportunities for music students to study abroad in locations such as Salburg, Austria, and Florence, Italy.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Introduction to Music Industry
  • Film Scoring
  • Music Industry Careers & Internship Seminar
  • Cooperative Study: Music
  • Survey of the Music Industry
  • Public relations in the Performing Arts

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
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TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
2.5

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Start practicing IELTS today!
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Submit an online application for the term (Fall, Spring or Summer) you would like to begin.
  • Pay the required $35.00 USD application processing fee.
  • Submit a copy of your passport information page proving a valid passport.
  • Submit complete secondary school records reflecting a cumulative grade of 75% (2.5 GPA equivalent) or higher. 
  • Submit an official copy of High School Diploma or Graduation Certificate.
  • Provide a declaration of finances showing an account balance of no less than $34,745 USD in the form of a bank statement with a letter of authorization from the account holder.
  • Demonstrated English language proficiency. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    19338 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9669 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • National

    19338 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9669 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • In-State

    9266 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4633 USD per semester during 48 months.

Living costs for Richmond

900 - 1400 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Due for update

Updated over a year ago

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