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Music Industry Essentials, Certificate

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Explore all areas of the music business and related careers with this new online Music Industry Essentials program from New York University, featuring Billboard and leaders from across the music world.
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Learn the Business

Gain insider knowledge around key areas of the industry with 50+ on-demand video lessons, and build real-world skills through self-paced projects and assignments.

Boost Your Cred

Learn from faculty from the renowned Clive Davis Institute of Recorded Music, and earn a Certificate of Completion from NYU to add to your profile.

Map Your Career

Join the this new online Music Industry Essentials program from New York University and discover all the various paths in the music industry, and get first-hand tips and advice on how to achieve your career goals from the biggest names in the business.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Deadline and start date A student can apply at any time for this programme, there is no deadline.
  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Part-time variant
    • Duration description

      each module is 2-3 hours

  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    • Time flexibility

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • History of the Recording Industry 
  • Money Matters in Music
  • Creativity in Content and Artistry
  • Building Your Image - Who Are You?
  • Producing the Record
  • Marketing Music in the New Economy

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Tuition Fee


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