Taught course

Music Business

Humber College Institute of Technology & Advanced Learning · Humber College Institute of Technology & Advanced Learning

Entry requirements

To be eligible for admission, you must possess the following: A bachelor’s degree, advanced diploma or diploma.

All applicants whose first language is not English must meet Humber’s English Language Proficiency Policy.

Months of entry


Course content

Humber’s Music Business graduate certificate is a condensed summer program that prepares you to work in any number of areas in the music industry.

The program offers a unique combination of theoretical and practical knowledge of the music industry as well as entrepreneurial, business and project management skills. You will study the structure of the Canadian music industry, music production, manufacturing, contracts, licensing and copyright, national and international distribution, marketing, promotion, and sales. You will develop foundational music business expertise, including communication and interpersonal skills, in order to respond to industry demands for professionals who can interact with diverse teams and audiences.

Opportunities for applied work and industry connections are important components of the program.

Qualification and course duration


full time
8 months

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