Business Management: Recording Arts Emphasis

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Certificate of Proficiency
Career/Technical (Major Code: 02194)

Prepares students for self-employment and work within small businesses in the dynamic entertainment industry. Builds on their recording industry technical education in recording arts and recording techniques. Expands their education in entrepreneurship and small business management. Contributes to the student’s financial independence, career success, and the world’s economy. Prepares them for business ownership or key roles within the audio recording and sound mixing fields.

Program Student Learning Outcome Statement

  • Students will be able to professionally communicate their business ideas and values to the appropriate business audience.
  • Students will be able to examine diverse populations and understand how businesses respond to the different populations with customized business strategies.
  • Students will be able to develop and implement a business plan by conducting research in the appropriate specialty area and identify the target market, competition, industry standards, and financial projections.
Program Requirements
MUS 150/RA&T 110MUSIC BUSINESS/CAREER OVERVIEW3
MUS/TELE 151/RA&T 120RECORDING TECHNIQUES3
Complete the Common Core courses for Entrepreneur Education:9
RA&T 121AUDIO RECORDING TECHNOLOGY I2
Entrepreneurship Education
Total Units17