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The Joel A. Katz Music and Entertainment Business Program at Kennesaw State University is a joint venture between the Coles College of Business and the College of the Arts.

The purpose of the multi-disciplinary program is to provide the foundation of practical experiences, on-the-job training, and exploration of career opportunities in the music and entertainment industry. Success in the music and entertainment business requires a variety of skills from diverse fields.

(Left to right: President Dan Papp, Joel A. Katz, Teresa Samaras, Keith Perissi)

Joel A. Katz Music Entertainment Business Alum Lands Her Dream Job

The mission of the Music and Entertainment Business Program is

"to educate students to become professionals in an environment that motivates and enriches their intellectual curiosity to the level where they see themselves making music and entertainment their full lifetime career."

Joel A. Katz

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New Film, Television & Video Game Production Courses Offered Through MEBUS
These courses will provide opportunities for students to understand the business of creativity by giving them hands-on experience in project building. Students will receive course credit for MEBUS, COM, CGDD and several other disciplines!

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Zombie 101: KSU instructor appears in ‘The Walking Dead’
A part-time instructor with the Joel A. Katz Music and Entertainment Business Program, Keener this summer was on the set of AMC’s “The Walking Dead.”

Beth Keener

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