Arizona State University
Senate Motion #2020-16
Motion Introduced by: Curriculum and Academic Programs Committee
Date of First Reading: October 7, 2019
Date of Second Reading: November 4, 2019
Title of Motion: Request from the Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts – School of Music – for the establishment of an undergraduate certificate – Music Entrepreneurship.
Action Requested: This curricular proposal has received all college, school, unit and university administrative approvals, and is being presented to the Senate for review and voting decision.
Rationale: The Music Entrepreneurship Certificate will provide students the skills and tools necessary to create sustainable careers in the 21st century. The certificate program will welcome and accommodate all students (music majors and non-majors who
have a background in music) who are interested in exploring the business of the music industry in an entrepreneurial context.
The certificate program would attract a diverse population of students and make a direct impact on the Arizona community.