Music Industry Studies
Our programs can teach you the business of music and how to properly capture and share your sound—and the sounds of others—with the world while still pushing you to sharpen your musical ability.
That way, no matter what area of the music industry you wish to pursue, you’ll be able to turn your passion into a career.
Undergraduate Degree Programs
Bachelor of Science in Music Industry Studies
This degree is designed to immerse you in the world of the music industry from your very first semester. You'll master key industry concepts such as production, technology, recording, management, event production, marketing, publishing, distribution, and legal issues.
Bachelor of Music Performance in Music Industry Studies
Geared towards students with classical or jazz training, this program combines the rigor of a conservatory program (ensembles, recitals, theory courses, music history, and private instruction) with courses focused on music technology and the modern music industry.
Minor in Music Industry Studies
This minor program allows non-major Loyola students to learn more about key industry concepts such as production, technology, recording, management, event production, marketing, publishing, distribution, and legal issues.
What's happening now
Alum nominated for the Ada Lovelace Woman of the Year Award
In October of 2015, Flor Serna was selected as one of the nominees for the Ada Lovelace Woman of the Year in NOLA Tech Award.
Quiana Lynell Wins the International Sarah Vaughan Jazz Vocal Competition
Quiana Lynell is a faculty member for the department of Music Industry Studies.