The Academy of Contemporary Music at the University of Central Oklahoma

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Contemporary Music Business Program

The ACM@UCO’s purpose is to provide practical learning experiences that help our students survive and thrive in today’s music and entertainment industry. The academy’s cutting-edge Contemporary Music Business curriculum helps students develop a formal understanding of how the music industry works as well as the necessary skills to navigate it. Contemporary Music Business majors will take specialized courses in artist development, music industry marketing, record label operations, and music supervision. In addition to this traditional coursework, students will explore the important roles of artist managers, tour managers, entertainment lawyers and music producers.

There are a variety of careers that one can pursue in the music and entertainment industry with a degree in Contemporary Music Business.

Examples of Music Business Careers

For further information about the Contemporary Music Business program, contact Nicholas Ley, program director.


Nicholas Ley, Music Business Program Director