Music Entrepreneurship; B.Mus. (Minor)

Program Overview

This minor is for Bachelor of Music students who want to learn how to manage a professional career in the creative arts. You will take courses at the Desautels Faculty of Management, the Schulich School of Music and the Faculty of Science, with a focus on:

  • Conceptualizing, developing and managing new professional ventures.
  • Managing your career as a performer, music teacher or arts administrator.
  • Marketing, fundraising, publicizing, and financing fundamentals.


In order to apply, you must have completed the first year of a Bachelor of Music program. Additionally:

  • You need a minimum CGPA of 3.0.
  • You cannot be enrolled in another Desautels Minor for Non-Management students. If you enroll in one of these programs, you will be deregistered from this Minor Concentration.

Enrollment is limited and subject to the approval of the Schulich School of Music. Selection criteria includes:

  • Expressed interest in the program
  • Relevant entrepreneurial experience
  • Cumulative Grade Point Average


Bachelor of Music (B.Mus.) - Minor Music Entrepreneurship (18 Credits)


Application deadline: May 1 [Extended to June 1, 2020]

How to apply: Complete the online application form.
You will be notified of the results via email by the end of June.

If you have questions, contact the Department of Music Research (email: [at], phone: 514-398-4542).

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