Entertainment Business

Whether you want to be center stage or behind the scenes, our programs prepare you to succeed in the entertainment business.
SAE Entertainment Business Students
Our programs provide you with the skills and hands-on experience needed to be on the front lines of the music, film, and entertainment industry

Study levels to meet your goals

We offer both an Entertainment Business Diploma and an Entertainment Business Associate Degree to meet your goals.

Why Study Entertainment Business at SAE Institute?

Erin Pennington

By Industry. For Industry.

Our entertainment business instructors are experienced industry specialists—many of whom are business owners and leaders in their fields.
Meet our Experts
SAE Entertainment Business Students

Hands-on intensive training.

Get the skills you need to launch your career in as little as 12 months.
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Nina Beard

Your local, global community.

From Miami to Madrid, SAE Institute opens doors to entertainment professionals around the world.
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Tools & Software

Entertainment Business Skills

Marketing Entrepreneurship Intellectual Property Rights Business Fundamentals Distribution
SAE Entertainment Business Students

Career options


Artist Manager
Content Editor
Contract Manager
Digital Marketing Specialist
Tour Manager
Venue Management
And more…

Staff Spotlight

Meet Michael

Michael’s company Hitman Records has evolved as a major “indie” distributor, as it distributes music (physical and digital), TV shows and films on DVD and digital worldwide. Recently, Michael closed several major partnerships and distribution deals with companies such as MVD Entertainment / Universal Music Canada Distribution and Baker & Taylor.

Additionally, Michael has authored several editions of “Music Distribution: Selling Music in the New Entertainment Marketplace”, which is used as a music business course book throughout colleges and universities.

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Alumni Spotlight

Nina Beard

Nina Beard

Nina's Story
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Callie Prince

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