Music Business

Program Level: Degrees, Certificates
Department: Arts
Institute: Business & Entrepreneurship
College: SAC

What is the Music Business program?

The Music Business Program at San Antonio College provides students with both an overview of the various aspects of the music industry and real-world, hands-on learning.

What will I learn?

Students in this program learn:

  • Multitrack mixdown recording techniques
  • Live sound for concert and festival production
  • Digital audio editing while using the latest industry-standard programs
  • Copyright law and music publishing
  • Concert promotion and talent management

What can I do with this course of study?

Graduates of the SAC MUSB program are employed by concert venues, touring companies, talent management companies, recording studios, music festivals, and other media outlets that provide live musical performances to a private or public audience. Others have turned their new skills into a vibrant new Do-It-Yourself startup that promotes and manages music and entertainment talent.

This is the only program of its kind in San Antonio.

What's special about our program?

All instructors actually work in the industry and bring to the classroom a wealth of expertise from their respective fields. This unique learning environment prepares students for careers in the technical side of the industry or the business side. The Music Business Program at SAC is the only program of its kind in San Antonio.

Contact Us

Kevin Conlon
Chair
MCFA 105A
(210) 486-0494
kconlon3@alamo.edu

Ruben Rodriguez, Ph.D
Program Coordinator
Longwith Radio-TV-Film (LRTF) 116
(210) 486-1359
rrodriguez384@alamo.edu

Mandy Derfler
Academic Unit Assistant
MCFA 105
(210) 486-0258
aderfler@alamo.edu