Entertainment + Business.
The greatest merger of all time.
Learn the fundamentals of business and management through a broad range of academic courses focused on the entertainment industry. Are you ready to make entertainment your business?
become the artist behind the deal
The Los Angeles Film School’s Entertainment Business Bachelor of Science degree program is offered in two formats: a 32-month course of study, or an 18-month “completion” degree designed for individuals who already possess an associate degree. Both programs offer robust academic courses to help you not only with the fundamentals of business and management principles, but fundamentally with how to become a hirable employee and launch your entertainment career.
You’ll receive training in: Artist Management, Marketing, Accounting, Finance, Intellectual Property, and more!
Art of the Pitch
A course that will teach you how to take all your big ideas and turn them into saleable concepts, which you’ll pitch to stakeholders who can help bring them to fruition.
We’ll teach you how to build a strong presence in the business and consumer market. Learn what it takes to make a company an icon within its industry by using storytelling principles to help deliver a superior customer experience.
Creative Producing & Development
It’s the person behind the curtain who runs the show. This course introduces you to the challenges of producing a project through pre-production, production, and post production.
Explore the career path of the manager, a significant position in the music business with bands and artists. Learn about artist-manager relationships, how to launch an artist’s career and the contracts you’d negotiate.
meet your program director
In this business, it’s all about who you know and we’re in the business of having the best. Hal Lieberman, the former President of Production for Universal Pictures®, oversees our Entertainment Business Program. His films have a combined ten Oscar® wins and seventeen nominations. He brings enthusiasm and experience to this program and anticipates great success from his students.
gear & software
The pen is mightier than the sword, but your new MacBook Pro puts them both to shame. Your passion for creative business is just as much a tool to you as the powerful computer and software you’ll get in this program. Your retina display laptop comes with MS Office and the entire Adobe Creative Suite, so you can strike a deal anywhere.*
*Specific types of gear and gear info subject to change without notice. Entertainment Business Completer program does not receive a laptop or software.
Hollywood, Where deals are made
Hollywood is your campus. Located on Sunset Blvd., you’ll be neighbors with the most iconic and influential recording, film, and game studios on earth. Our central location gives you unparalleled access to entertainment industry professionals who come to speak with our students to share their insights and experience.
Let’s get to work
Los Angeles Film School alumni are doing exciting work. Check out a few.
Admissions & Tuition
Are you ready to take that first step? Let’s help you get started. For more detailed information about the admissions process, please visit our Admissions Page. To learn more about tuition, click here.
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