Our program reaches beyond expectations, both creatively and academically, and students gain hands-on experience in professional settings. Find your passion creating music, performing on stage, managing behind-the-scenes business details, or educating the next generation.

Potential Career Opportunities

Careers in music include producing, managing, and booking musical acts. Perform in professional orchestras, ensembles, or bands, or be a studio musician. Write music or score film and multimedia projects. Share your love for music with the next generation through teaching, music therapy, and through managing community choirs, bands, or orchestras.

Connect the dots in Music

Music Degree Programs

Consider the satisfaction of a life spent sharing the joy of music. In our music education programs, you will be surrounded and supported by dozens of students and teachers who feel exactly the same way. Our priority mission is to give you the skills you need to succeed, in a life of music.

Student Resources

Links to various student resources for Music & Entertainment Industries students.

Events & Tickets

Purchase your music performance ticket today! Advance ticket purchase is strongly encouraged. For more information or to purchase group tickets, call the Performance Series office at (507) 389-5549.

Music Faculty & Staff

Faculty and staff contact information for the Department of Music & Entertainment Industries.