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Certificate in Music & Entertainment Business

Do you have a passion for music and entertainment? Make your passion your business with a certificate from the Joel A. Katz Music and Entertainment Business Program (MEBUS) from the Coles College of Business.

The purpose of the multi-disciplinary Joel A. Katz Music and Entertainment Business Program (MEBUS) is to provide a foundation of practical experiences, on-the-job training, and exploration of career opportunities in the music and entertainment industry. Success in the music and entertainment business requires a variety of skills from diverse fields.

The mission of the Joel A. Katz Music and Entertainment Business Program is “to educate students to become professionals in an environment that motivates and enriches their intellectual curiosity to the level where they can see themselves making music and entertainment their full lifetime career.” – Joel A. Katz


Course Information

The Joel A. Katz MEBUS Program is a 24-credit hour certificate open to all majors at KSU after applying to the program as a rising junior. MEBU 1101 is offered as an introductory course to the program for one credit-hour.

For more information about certificate, degree, and graduation requirements, contact the Business Undergraduate Advising Center in Room 431 of the Burruss Building at 470-578-6055.

To read a full list of MEBUS courses available to you and their descriptions, browse the KSU course catalog.


MEBUS Certificate Requirements

The requirements for the MEBUS Certificate vary depending on your Major. They are described in the KSU Undergraduate Catalog. Be sure to look in the section that relates to your Major. MEBU courses are classified as “non-business” courses for business majors.

For more information about certificate, degree, and graduation requirements, contact the Joel A. Katz Music and Entertainment Business Program at 470-578-7670 or ksumebus@kennesaw.edu.

 

Have a question about MEBUS Admissions?

Learn more about requirements and download an application for the program.

Apply to Coles Colleges

Take the first step toward a successful future by applying today.

Contact the MEBUS Leadership

Learn more by contacting the MEBUS program leadership team.

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After Graduation: Joel A. Katz MEBUS Graduates

Sasha Gwin, a recent graduate from Kennesaw State University and the MEBUS program is one of our many successful alums. She graduated in May of 2014 with a Bachelor of Science in Communication concentrated in Media Studies. She is currently working full-time as an Assistant to the Marketing & Business development department at Philips Arena.

“MEBUS has played a big part in my success here at Philips Arena. You get out from the program what you put in. That is the key to success in this business.” 

- Sasha G