Multimedia Entrepreneurship

Why study multimedia entrepreneurship?

Multimedia entrepreneurship majors will become creative content producers who can produce their own work — shoot and edit video, create music, engineer audio and navigate the copyright licensing.

  • This degree prepares students with the mindset of an entrepreneur accompanied by the technical skills necessary to succeed as a 21st century musician.
  • This interdisciplinary program partners with the Berklee College of Music and Avid Technology and is ultimately made possible by the Midco Media Center, a “tech sandbox” for students to explore audio, video, music and podcasting.

Multimedia Entrepreneurship at AU

Multimedia Entrepreneurship at AU

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Careers

Career opportunities include digital content producer, audio or video engineer, artist manager, freelance composer and concert technician.

Hands-On Learning  

Internship opportunities include:

  • South Dakota Symphony Orchestra (SDSO)
  • Washington Pavilion
  • Levitt at the Falls
  • Yamaha, Schmitt or Popplers music stores
  • DMM Systems
  • Pepper Entertainment

Students have access to Studio 47, the Midco Media Center and state-of-the-art technology and piano lab for hands-on practice of their skills.

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Curriculum consists of these three elements:

Multimedia entrepreneurship students often participate in:

  • Choral and instrumental ensembles
  • School of Music recitals, concerts, recordings and broadcasts