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Students will complete 120 credits for the Bachelor of Music in Music Industry degree and an additional 54 credits for the MBA degree.
The joint B.M. Music Industry/MBA program is designed to provide high-caliber students at Syracuse University with the opportunity to complete a bachelor’s degree in the Setnor College of Music and an MBA degree in the Whitman School of Management in five years with minimal additional expense and time.
The Whitman School has been accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB International) since 1920.
Students in the Setnor School will apply for the MBA program during their sophomore year. Students are required to take the GMAT as part of the application process. Applicants will be considered for the program based on their GMAT score, previous academic experience, references, and application essay.
Students admitted to the MBA program will be awarded their B.M. in Music Industry degree concurrently with their MBA degree, as they will complete their B.M. and MBA requirements during their fifth year.
3+2 Program Requirements:
Years 1 & 2: Enrollment in required undergraduate coursework
Year 3: Enrollment in undergraduate courses and summer MBA coursework
Year 4: Enrollment in some MBA courses and summer MBA internship
Year 5: Completion of BM and MBA coursework
Students can transfer a maximum of 6 credits of elective coursework for the MBA degree. The credits must be graduate level taken from an AACSB accredited business school. A grade of “B” or higher is needed to transfer in the credits. The grade itself does not transfer.
Students are required to maintain a GPA of 3.0 or higher to meet degree requirements for the MBA.