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What education qualifications do you need to get a career in the music industry? What kind of experience will your potential employers want to see on your resume? Find out.

How to Survive a Summer Music Business Internship
Summer time is peak time for music business internships. Make sure you get the most out of your time as a music intern with these tips for success.

The College Student's Guide to Music Internships
An internship is a must for college students with music business ambitions. This student's guide to music business internships will help you find your way.

Should I Get a Music Business Degree?
With more and more music business degree programs out there, they are becoming an option for more students. Are they really worth it? What should you look for in a good program? Find out.

Behind the Scenes of a Music Industry Internship
What is it like to actually complete a music industry internship? Is it really worthwhile? In this article, a college student and recent music industry intern shares her experiences and what she learned while working with a radio promotion company.

4 Ways You're Blowing Your Music Internship
How's that music industry internship going? If you're making these four mistakes, it probably could be better. Avoid these four music internship blunders and get a better shot at turning your internship in to a job.

NYU Steinhardt Department of Music Reviews
Calling all current and former NYU Steinhardt students! Share your reviews of the program here and offer advice for prospective students.

Manhattan School of Music Profile
The Manhattan School of Music is one of the world's premier schools for aspiring professional musicians. The school offers undergraduate and graduate level degrees work and has a strong history of placement for their students. Is Manhattan School of Music right for you? Find out more in this profile of the school.

Columbia College Chicago Reviews - Music School Reviews
Calling all former and present Columbia College Chicago students - share your experiences by writing a review of Columbia College Chicago's music business program. Let potential Columbia College Chicago music students know what to expect from the program and how to get the most out of their experience at the school.

Belmont University Reviews
Did you attend Belmont University? Share your experiences as a Belmont University student by writing a Belmont University review.

How to Prepare for a Music School Audition
Music school beckons, but one thing stands between you and your coveted seat - the music school audition. If you're wondering how to prepare for a music school audition, take a deep breath. The good news is that as intimidating as the whole thing might feel, preparation is a simple process of repetition and building confidence. You can do this....

Full Sail University Reviews - Review Full Sail University
Is Full Sail University right for you? If you attended the school, write a review of Full Sail University and share your experiences. If you are considering going to Full Sail University, find out what past students had to say about their experiences.

Berklee College of Music School Reviews - Review Berklee College of Music
Is Berklee College of Music right for you? If you attended the school, write a review of Berklee College of Music and share your experiences. If you are considering going to Berklee, find out what past students had to say about their experiences.

University of Southern California Thornton School of Music
The University of Southern California's Thornton School of Music offers two degree tracks to those interested in earning a music industry degree - industry and technology. Learn more about the USC Thornton School of Music to find out if you should get a music industry degree through this program.

3 Things I Learned in Music Business School
Is a music business degree worth it? Here exactly what is going on in music business classes directly from a student in this guest article. Do you agree with the lessons?

Find a Music Industry Internship
A music business internship can be a great way to learn about the music industry and make connections that will help you find a job in the music industry. Learn more about how to find a music business internship.

Do You Need a Degree to Work in the Music Industry?
Do you need a degree to work in the music industry? Find out about music business degrees and whether you need a degree to work at in the music business.

Full Sail University Music Business Program
Full Sail University music business program offers students a chance to learn all aspects of the industry while earning a bachelor's degree in 2 years or less. Is Full Sail University music business program a good investment? Learn more.

Center for Music and Arts Entrepreneurship at Loyola University
The Center for Music and Arts Entrepreneurship provides both Loyola Univesity music students and the community at a large a chance to learn how to be self sufficient in all fields in the music industry. Get more information about the Center for Music and Arts Entrepreneurship at Loyola University in New Orleans.

Do You Need a Degree to Work in the Music Industry?
Do you need a degree to work in the music industry? Ask ten people and you're likely to get ten different answers. Here's your chance to weigh in with your opinions. If you have gotten a degree in a music related field, has it helped you land work? Are you thrilled you did it or do you regret it? If you haven't gotten a degree, has it been holding you back? Share your stories or learn from others…

Belmont University Mike Curb College of Entertainment and Music Business
Belmont Univesity's Mike Curb College of Entertainment and Music Business program is world renowned, especially for its music internship programs. Get information about Belmont University Music Degree program and find out if the school is right for you.

Stow College Music Industry Programs
The Music Industry program at Stow College is Glasgow gained prominence when the student run record label released the debut album by Belle and Sebastian - a huge success which won the school a lot of respect. Find out about study opportunities at Stow College and decide if it is right for you.

University of Miami Music Business and Entertainment Industries Degree Program
University of Miami's Music Business and Entertainment Industry degree program is one of the most highly respected music degree programs around. They offer both an undergraduate and graduate music degree program as well as a student record label. Find out more about University of Miami's music program and see if it is right for you.

Apply to Music School
Music industry related degrees can be hard to come by, and good programs are even fewer and further between. Before you devote your time and money to a music degree program, learn what to look for so you'll come out with the best education possible under your belt.

University of Hertfordshire Music Management Degree Program
University of Hertfordshire launched their Music and Entertainment Industry Management degree in 2006 with a focus on training entrepreneurs who have both a deep knowledge of basic business skills and specialized understanding of the rather unique world of the music business. It boasts the most varied music business curriculum in the UK and draws students from around the world.

Ferris State University Music Management Degree Program
Ferris State University's Music Management degree program is designed to train students to be ready to take on many different roles on the business side of the music industry. Find out if this degree program could be right for you.

Columbia College Chicago
Columbia College Chicago offers hands out experience for budding music industry pros. Their faculty is award winning and the location offers tons of opportunities for students to get their hands dirty in the real world. Find out if this could be the school for you.

Q&A with Berklee Student Juan Chavez
Juan Chavez shares a little bit about life as a Berklee College of Music student and his accomplished salsa band, Dile.

Q&A with Berklee Alum Erin Copeland
Are you wondering what a music degree could do for you? Get the lowdown from someone who has been there - a grad from one of the top music school.

NYU Steinhardt Department of Music
Interested in a music or music business degree? Then the Steinhardt School at NYU may be the place for you. Get the lowdown on what the school has to offer and how you can get a chance to study there.

Berklee College of Music
Berklee College of Music is one of the oldest and most respected music degree programs in the world. Discover what is on offer at this Boston based school and see if this college could be part of making your musical aspirations come true.

Five Ways to Get Music Experience in College
Do you need a degree to work in the music industry? It's a question that aspiring music business types turn over time and again, and the truth is: college is great - and experience counts. So, what if you don't have to choose between hitting the books and learning the ropes? Good music industry degree programs help their students get hands on experience, but if you're knee deep in another major …

Back to School Survival Guide
Going back to school is exciting - and stressful. In this Back to School survival guide from About.com Careers, find out how to choose the right courses for career success, land internships, find part time jobs, pay for school and much more. Learn how to get the most from your education so you can focus on the fun side of going back to school.

Music Management at Berklee
Berklee University offers a top notch degree in Music Business and Music Management. If you're serious about getting a job at a Big Four major label, this is the place to start.

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