Master of Arts in Music Industry
West Virginia University

Program Details

An online MA in Music Industry combines business management skill sets with music industry knowledge. Learn how to maneuver through artistic management, digital media and the complexities of the global entertainment industry. Studies include areas of management, production, legal issues, technologies, along with historical context, and are taught by faculty with experience in their related fields.

Potential Careers

  • Music director
  • Composer
  • Musician
  • Professor
  • Sound engineering technician
  • Music producer

WVU Online supports students with a team that guides them through their educational program.


  • A bachelor’s degree
  • A GPA of 3.0
  • Transcripts
  • GRE

School Accreditation Statement

Higher Learning Commission

Geographic Restrictions

This professional graduate program leads to pre-K through adult reading specialist certification in West Virginia. Students living/teaching in other states should check their state's requirements to ensure transfer.