Bachelor Programs in Entertainment Business

Compare 9 Bachelor Programs in Entertainment Business

Entertainment Business

A bachelor’s degree is one of the first types of postsecondary education that students can receive. During their course of study, undergraduates frequently choose to concentrate in one specific industry and sometimes within one niche of this industry. If students wish to further increase their knowledge, they must first receive their bachelor’s.

What is a Bachelor in Entertainment Business? This course of study teaches students the operational, financial and marketing aspects of the entertainment industry. Students may choose to specialize in areas such as film, television or video games. Concepts such as business economics and content development for particular markets are taught, and some programs offer degree candidates hands-on experience through projects and paid internships. The adventurous student may study this field internationally, with many schools offering programs taught entirely in English. Non-native speakers are encouraged to apply and take English proficiency tests.

Graduates of a business entertainment program usually find that they receive practical skills such as good management and accounting. Courses typically teach the newest advances in digital technology, which students may apply to their personal lives as well. Additionally, there are many opportunities to work internationally and move up to higher departments.

Tuition varies depending on the institution students choose. International programs are sometimes more expensive for non-native students. Entertainment business programs usually take at least three years to complete, and many are full time and campus based.

With a Bachelor in Entertainment Business, students have a variety of careers in the entertainment industry open to them. They may choose to become film producers or project or content managers. Other possibilities are music managers, media executives and copyright and royalties management. Students may also choose to start their own entertainment management businesses, or pursue careers in entertainment magazines and websites.

Students should research the options available to them and consider what school might offer the best opportunities for the field they’re interested in. To get started today, search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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Bachelor of Applied Arts in Music Business

Visible Music College
Campus Full time September 2017 USA Memphis

The Music Business program is designed to be both academic and practical: our goal is to prepare students for vocational readiness from a Biblical perspective in all fields of music business (publishing, management, tour promotion, marketing and record label operations). [+]

Bachelors in Entertainment Business. MUSIC BUSINESS The Music Business program is designed to be both academic and practical: our goal is to prepare students for vocational readiness from a Biblical perspective in all fields of music business (publishing, management, tour promotion, marketing and record label operations). Music business students will develop fundamental business skills (in areas like communication, marketing, finance, etc.) and learn about the music industry at macro- and micro-levels. The program also features preparation and work in contractual and legal matters, the management of artists and event/tour promotion and planning. All disciplines find their practical outworking in an ongoing relationship with Madison Line Records, the non-profit record label founded by Visible Music College. [-]

Bachelor in International Media and Entertainment Management

NHTV Breda University of Applied Sciences
Campus Full time 4 years September 2017 Netherlands Breda

This English-taught professional bachelor's programme prepares you for a career in the media and entertainment industry. In 4 years’ time, you will become a... [+]

International Media and Entertainment Management

 

This English-taught professional bachelor's programme prepares you for a career in the media and entertainment industry. In 4 years’ time, you will become a manager in creative concept development, production techniques and marketing of entertainment products.

Creative and commercial

Do you want to invent a concept of a hit like ‘The Voice’? Can you integrate digital media into a big entertainment event to give it greater impact? What do you think makes a website unique?

After your graduation in Breda, you make the right choices with a combination of creativity, technology and commercial thinking!... [-]


Bachelor in Media and Entertainment Management

Stenden University of Applied Sciences
Campus Full time 3 - 4 years September 2017 Netherlands Leeuwarden

Are you creative, communicative and interested in the media world? If so then the Media and Entertainment Management course could be the right choice for you! [+]

Bachelors in Entertainment Business. Are you creative, communicative and interested in the media world? If so then the Media and Entertainment Management course could be the right choice for you! This English-taught Management course provides you with the essential business and management knowledge combined with sector specific insights into the media and entertainment world. This programme prepares you for a successful career in the TV, radio, music or marketing communication sector. The first year provides you with a first insight into the media and entertainment sector covering subjects such as management skills, economics and consumer psychology. You also gain your first practical experience by working at the learning company and creating a media product. In the second year you will dive into the field of branding and communication, media and culture and media relations. During the third year you will learn everything around strategic management and media production and specialise in a field of your choice. In the fourth and final year you will do an internship of 7 to 10 months and round off your studies with the Bachelor Thesis. Specialisations you can choose from (amongst others) are: Music Management Intrapreneurship Integrated Digital Marketing Graduates have gone on to work in areas such as Online Marketer, Media Manager and Producer. Depending on your educational background you may also be eligible for the Fast Track programme in Media and Entertainment Management which takes 3 year instead of 4 years. For more information about the Bachelor in Media and Entertainment Management... [-]

Bachelor of Science in Creative Writing for Entertainment

Full Sail University
Campus Full time 2 - 3 years September 2017 USA Winter Park

It all begins with a great story. Whether a film or television show, a video game or even a commercial, the most successful pieces of media are those that tell engaging and interesting stories, stories that capture your attention, spark your imagination, and provoke your emotions. [+]

Creative Writing for Entertainment Undergraduate Degree In this program, students hone their writing skills through a variety of exercises, assignments, and projects that prepare them to meet the needs of an industry that is powered by creative visionaries. Course Highlights: Literary Techniques & Story Development Publishing and Distribution Visual Thinking and Writing Scriptwriting Techniques Symbolic Communications and Cartography It all begins with a great story. Whether a film or television show, a video game or even a commercial, the most successful pieces of media are those that tell engaging and interesting stories, stories that capture your attention, spark your imagination, and provoke your emotions. Full Sail's Creative Writing for Entertainment Bachelor of Fine Arts degree program is designed to help students perfect their storytelling abilities, with an emphasis on writing for visual media, including scriptwriting and screenwriting. Throughout the course of the 20-month program, you’ll hone your writing skills through a variety of exercises, assignments, and projects that prepare you to meet the needs of an industry in need of creative visionaries. The Creative Writing for Entertainment Bachelor’s degree program emphasizes the entertainment industry’s need for a transmedia approach to writing; an idea may begin as a script for a television show, but it also needs to be able to cross over to other delivery channels such as mobile devices, websites, and more. As a student in this program, you’ll learn how certain fundamentals of writing apply to all of these platforms, as well as the adaptations that each different... [-]

BBA - ESE Management

Glion Institute of Higher Education
Campus Full time 7 semesters February 2018 Switzerland Montreux

This business degree is actually much more than that; it’s a degree that opens the doors to a wider realm of career opportunities in three fast-growing, merging industries. [+]

Bachelors in Entertainment Business. Learn to manage the business behind the show This business degree is actually much more than that; it’s a degree that opens the doors to a wider realm of career opportunities in three fast-growing, merging industries: event management, sport management and the entertainment industry. It will give you first-hand experience with the international event industry in Switzerland, home to many international sports federations and events. You will develop project management skills and business acumen as you take charge of campus events, assist in regional events, and complete two, 6-month industry internships. The program also teaches core business management and specialized skills to prepare students for a wide range of senior management positions with specializations in Sport Management, Entertainment Management, Sales and Marketing. Key Facts: Duration: 3.5 years Internships: 2 x 6 months Location: Switzerland (Glion and Bulle) Intakes: January, April, July & October [-]

Bachelor in Communication & Entertainment Management

International University of Monaco
Campus Full time 3 years September 2017 Monaco Monte-Carlo

IUM Bachelor’s program in Communication and Entertainment Management (BECOM) offers students dual expertise from both the IUM Business School and Sup de Pub, a renowned advertising [+]

Bachelor in Communication & Entertainment Management

 

3-year program Combined theoretical and practical approach Possibility to study at one of our partner Universities in Americas, Asia or Europe All courses are offered in English Unparalleled student diversity, 50+ nationalities Dual degree: IUM's Bachelor in Communication & Entertainment Management and Sup de Pub's SPCOM Bachelor

Why a Bachelor's degree in Communication & Entertainment Management at IUM?

IUM Bachelor’s program in Communication and Entertainment Management (BECOM) offers students dual expertise from both the IUM Business School and Sup de Pub, a renowned advertising partner school. This undergraduate program gives practical courses in communication and entertainment management, and a deep understanding of how these areas function.... [-]


Bachelor of Entertainment (Business Management)

JMC Academy
Campus Full time 104 - 156 weeks January 2018 Australia Sydney Melbourne Brisbane + 2 more

The Degree provides the critical mind food for students to tackle the business challenges of the global entertainment industry. During the final year of study students explore entrepreneurship, film and television production management... [+]

Bachelor of Entertainment (Business Management)

The Degree provides the critical mind food for students to tackle the business challenges of the global entertainment industry. During the final year of study students explore entrepreneurship, film and television production management, international touring principles, online business systems, international licensing and branding, and major festival events management. Assessable projects focus on industry best practice but are extended to include festival proposals, feasibility studies, touring plans, research projects, licensing and brand alignments, and the establishment of online business ventures. A core focus of the Degree is based on professional development; the conduit between knowledge and the delivery of these concepts to industry. Students embark upon a self-devised research project and/ or an industry engagement program under the ongoing mentorship of their lecturers. Acute industry awareness, strong networking skills and the development of a strategic career path are the desired outcomes of this stage. What Career will this course prepare me for? There are numerous opportunities for creative, educated and driven people to forge careers in this new and changing entertainment business environment. Young people stand to benefit from this evolution by using new technologies and new ideas to sell music. Graduates may seek employment with:... [-]


Bachelor in Entertainment Design

Art Center College of Design
Campus Full time 4 years September 2017 USA Pasadena Santa Barbara + 1 more

Entertainment Design is at the very heart of the visual experience of TV shows, films, commercials, video games, animation projects and theme parks. [+]

Bachelor in Entertainment DesignEntertainment Design is at the very heart of the visual experience of TV shows, films, commercials, video games, animation projects and theme parks.Degree: Bachelor of ScienceDesigning new worlds, characters and objects that have never before been seen requires great imagination, but also an understanding of how things are built—and how to communicate with the people who will build these new worlds.Art Center’s Entertainment Design curriculum helps students develop the skills and creative focus required of concept designers in the entertainment industry.Our department is relatively new, but Art Center alumni are leaders in the fields of animation, video games, film and television. Many work in the nearby hubs of those industries, bringing their expertise into the classroom as faculty and visiting lecturers. During the first four terms, students receive a rigorous education in drawing, rendering, model building and sculpting, as well as an introduction to 3D digital tools. The program concludes with a senior project focused on an area of particular artistic and professional interest.In years past, students seeking a career in entertainment design took a combination of illustration and industrial design classes to develop their skills and portfolio. Today, Art Center’s Entertainment Design program incorporates and expands upon the strengths of both disciplines.Our students have the opportunity to collaborate with peers from other College departments through Transdisciplinary Studios and Designmatters projects, where they can apply skills for commercial and nonprofit causes.... [-]


Bachelor in Entertainment Design

Art Center College of Design
Campus Full time 4 years September 2017 USA Pasadena Santa Barbara + 1 more

Entertainment Design is at the very heart of the visual experience of TV shows, films, commercials, video games, animation projects and theme parks. [+]

Bachelor in Entertainment DesignEntertainment Design is at the very heart of the visual experience of TV shows, films, commercials, video games, animation projects and theme parks.Degree: Bachelor of ScienceDesigning new worlds, characters and objects that have never before been seen requires great imagination, but also an understanding of how things are built—and how to communicate with the people who will build these new worlds.Art Center’s Entertainment Design curriculum helps students develop the skills and creative focus required of concept designers in the entertainment industry.Our department is relatively new, but Art Center alumni are leaders in the fields of animation, video games, film and television. Many work in the nearby hubs of those industries, bringing their expertise into the classroom as faculty and visiting lecturers. During the first four terms, students receive a rigorous education in drawing, rendering, model building and sculpting, as well as an introduction to 3D digital tools. The program concludes with a senior project focused on an area of particular artistic and professional interest.In years past, students seeking a career in entertainment design took a combination of illustration and industrial design classes to develop their skills and portfolio. Today, Art Center’s Entertainment Design program incorporates and expands upon the strengths of both disciplines.Our students have the opportunity to collaborate with peers from other College departments through Transdisciplinary Studios and Designmatters projects, where they can apply skills for commercial and nonprofit causes.... [-]