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Bachelor of Science in Commercial Music (B.S.)

Residential Commercial Music Degree (B.S.)

Prepare for success in the music industry with a B.S. in Commercial Music degree from Liberty University. Study popular/commercial music while being equipped to serve the broader music community.

Strategically designed for non-performers, the B.S. in Commercial Music will train you to be versatile within the music industry, adapting to its ever-changing vocational landscape. Gain a Christ-honoring worldview from professors who are grounded in their Christian faith and experts in the field.

While enrolled in this degree, you’ll enjoy access to state-of-the-art facilities in Liberty’s School of Music, including:

  • 1,600 seat Concert Hall
  • Al Denson Songwriting Lab
  • Mathena Recording Studio
  • Mac Lab with Pro-Tools and other recording software
  • 50 Practice Rooms

Academics: Commercial Music (B.S.)

Credit Hours

  • 120 total credit hours

Program of Study (DCP)

Admission Requirements

Transfer Credit

Featured Commercial Music Courses

  • Survey of Commercial Music Literature (CMUS 213)
  • Commercial Music Production & Audio (CMUS 218 )
  • Entrepreneurship in Commercial Music Community (CMUS 372)
  • Christian Music Industry Seminar: Songwriting (CMUS 436 )
  • Commercial Music Apprenticeship (CMUS 499)

Start Your Career in Commercial Music


Career Opportunities with a BS in Commercial Music

  • Commercial music teacher
  • Music arranger
  • Music editor
  • Music producer
  • Music publicist
  • Social media music specialist
  • Sound engineer
  • Studio, film, and game audio production technician