Music Accreditation Challenges for Music and Entertainment Industry Programs

Friday, January 25, 2019 — 10:30 am to 10:55 am

Presenter: Barry Atticks

The presentation will discuss barriers faced by a program seeking approval of a new degree—Bachelor of Science in Music Entertainment Industry—through the National Association of Schools of Music, the accrediting organization for U.S. tertiary music programs. Focus will include compromises necessary in the process and consideration of an alternate accreditation organization.