Minnesota State University Moorhead is unique in offering this exceptional program to students in the upper Mid-West. The emphasis is on music, audio, business, and liberal studies. While you're taking an impressive group of courses and private instruction, you'll have the chance to explore a wide range of performance possibilities in a variety of musical styles. During the year, there are at least a couple of shows featuring music industry bands and performers.
The Music Industry program offers courses in the following areas:
When you major in music industry at MSU Moorhead, you'll have the opportunity of participating in an Internship program that connects you with a professional music business or recording studio experience that in several cases, has resulted in entry-level employment for our graduates. MSU Moorhead is proud of its talented group of music graduates enjoying professional careers around the country. A few of them include:
Music students also produce a compilation recording project -- a Compact Disc of their work called Dragon Tracks. MSU Moorhead features hands-on studio recording and sound reinforcement instruction in campus studios.
Natasha Smith talks about her experience