In the Entertainment Business programs, you will make your way through a challenging curriculum that combines essential business and management knowledge and skills, including business models, marketing, global media management, business technology and design, event management, and professional selling. This curriculum will focus on developing both personal and professional skills, and the program’s project-based environment models the same kinds of professional scenarios you will encounter in today’s business world. The combination of business and entertainment topics is designed to give you the full range of knowledge you will need to begin a career within an existing entertainment company or to get your own entrepreneurial idea off the ground. In addition to business-specific managerial and entrepreneurial skills, you will also have courses focusing on leadership, professional writing, physical science, communication skills, and how to prepare yourself for your career in the entertainment industry.
Associate's Objective Our goal is to provide you with a focused knowledge and understanding of essential business and management skills to enhance your ability to qualify for entry-level industry positions, including marketing assistant, sales assistant, promotions assistant, project coordinator, and a variety of other entertainment business positions in the fields of film, music, digital media, broadcasting, and gaming. In addition to technical proficiency and creative development, your education will help you develop critical-thinking, problem-solving, and analytical skills that contribute to lifelong learning, providing you with tools to help sustain a long and productive professional career in the entertainment and media industry.
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