Optional Fourth Semester
This course provides students an opportunity to integrate professional and academic experience through internships. The internship site must be approved by the student’s faculty advisor and/or the program director, and must provide a learning experience that enables the student to meet academic and/or career goals. Through the internship, students apply theories learned in their graduate studies and explore aspects of the music, entertainment, and other industries as appropriate.
- Students are responsible for securing their own internships.
- The internship must be secured prior to course registration.
- Students must complete approximately 100–300 hours during the internship.
- International students in F-1 status must obtain authorization on their Form I-20 from their international student advisor prior to beginning an internship.