Create Your Future in Entertainment Business Online
The entertainment industry is fueled by creativity, leadership and strategy. Our online program introduces you to a professional, project-based environment, designed to give you insight into the inner workings of the entertainment business.
Earn your Bachelor of Science in Entertainment Business Degree online. Study business administration and management principles with a practical focus on how that knowledge applies to the entertainment industry. Our program uses an immersive curriculum focused on real-world practices.
- Our online Bachelor of Science in Entertainment Business Degree is 120 credit hours and 36 months in length.
- Each class is studied exclusively during a four-week period allowing students to focus on one particular subject at a time.
Entertainment Business Management
Management is the art and science of helping individuals achieve common goals together. In this course, students learn the basic functions and responsibilities of managers that lead to a successful organization. Students learn how to problem solve, manage communications and lead teams within media companies. This course is effective in teaching students to become leaders who achieve goals, minimize risk and foster success in the workplace.
Entertainment Business Law
Learn the intricacies of entertainment and media law. In this course, students learn legal requirements and business practices including entity information, insurance, tax law and intellectual property. Students study the regulations that control how a business operates both on-ground and online. Concepts are explored through legal case studies and applied business examples. Upon completion of this course, students understand the important roles of agents, managers and attorneys within the entertainment business.
Art of the Pitch
Learning to communicate clearly and persuasively is critical for success in the entertainment industry. This course explores the most effective methods to present a story or concept to a target audience. Students learn how to encapsulate their ideas into saleable concepts and engage with stakeholders to bring ideas to fruition. Through a series of hands-on exercises, students will learn to communicate with confidence, both verbally and non-verbally, and to overcome common communication pitfalls.
You’ll use the same equipment used by the pros. We outfit you with a retina display MacBook laptop loaded with software including: Avid Media Composer, Final Draft, Movie Magic Budgeting, Movie Magic Scheduling, Adobe Creative Cloud and MS Office.*
*Specific types of gear and gear info subject to change without notice.
Take Classes Online
The online degree programs are designed to bring the entertainment industry to you. Our industry-experienced instructors share their expertise through our Learning Management System (LMS). This secure, web-based platform allows you to discuss projects with your fellow classmates, submit weekly assignments and watch instructor videos all from wherever you live.
Our talented alumni have gone on to do some pretty cool things. They thrive in their fields working for major studios like Marvel, Disney, DreamWorks, NBC and more. See how our growing network continues to make its mark on the entertainment industry.
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