University of Montana Catalog 2023-2024

Entertainment Management Certificate

Post-secondary Certificate - Entertainment Management


Entertainment Management Certificate Requirements9
Entertainment Management Certificate Electives9
Total Hours18

Degree Specific Credits: 18

Required Cumulative GPA: 3.0


  • This certificate is open to all majors across campus.
  • The 3.0 GPA requirement pertains specifically to the 18 credits listed below, not a student’s cumulative GPA.
  • Special Topics courses (x91) and a maximum of three internship credits (x98) may count towards Certificate electives if approved by the UMEM Program Director.

Entertainment Management Certificate Requirements

Complete all of the following courses:
BMGT 401Event Management3
BMGT 402Principles of Entertainment Management I3
BMGT 403Principles of Entertainment Management II3
Total Hours9
Minimum Required Grade: B

Entertainment Management Certificate Electives


  • Up to 3 credits of BMGT 498 can count towards the 9 credits of electives.
  • BMGT 498 must be an entertainment-based internship to count towards the 9 credits of electives.
Complete nine credits from the following courses:9
Personal Finance
Business Ethics and Social Responsibility
Introduction to Entertainment Management
Venue Management
Business of Film & Television
Leadership and Motivation
Entertainment Rsrch & Planning
E Commerce: a Managerial Perspective
Non Profit Marketing
Sports Marketing
Integrated Online Marketing
Introduction to Film Editing
History of Jazz
History of Rock & Roll
Intro to Music Literature
Music History II
Practical Applications in Nonprofit Administration
Stage Management I
Total Hours9

Minimum Required Grade: B