If you enjoy working with music recording technology or the promotional side of the music industry, HACC is YOUR choice. By enrolling in our two-year Music Business program, you will learn about the industry through coursework in both practical business components and creative marketing strategies.
You can explore a variety of professional paths in the music industry once you earn your associate degree, such as:
We will help you develop the skills you need to apply for these types of entry-level jobs or transfer to a four-year school to further your education. Our Music Industry program is typically a good fit if you:
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Our program provides students with experiences in the classroom and in our MIDI computer lab located at our Harrisburg Campus. You also have the opportunity to complete internships and professional studio production at off-campus locations.
After completing this two-year degree, you will know how to:
After earning your Associate in Arts (AA) degree, you can continue in to the workforce or transfer your credits to a four-year school to pursue a bachelor’s degree.
We designed our programs to be flexible enough to transfer to a wide variety of four-year colleges and universities with no loss of credit. However, each individual college has its own program. We encourage you to select a four-year school as soon as possible. This will allow you to learn the transfer college’s program requirements so you can take the proper classes at HACC. You can transfer your HACC credits to the colleges and universities below:
|York College of Pennsylvania:
|Music Business Articulation Agreement (pdf)
The complete Music Business program is available at HACC’s Harrisburg Campus. However, to fulfill the program requirements, you will need to take more than 51% of your required coursework through multiple modalities (e.g. Blended, Online and/or Remote Learning
You can apply to HACC anytime by visiting our website. When you apply, please use the Music Industry program code 1806 to ensure you apply for the correct program. Conveniently, YOURS, HACC offers classes in the spring, summer and fall.
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