Tuition and fees, books and supplies, room and board, transportation, personal expenses. At first, these combined costs may seem overwhelming. They don’t have to be. With some planning and the willingness to investigate different schools, scholarships, grants, and bursaries, the cost of attending college or university can be more manageable than you might think. As a starting point for your research, here are the typical tuition costs for a music business degree.

average yearly tuition as per the most recent US census data
$ 10,041 per year
Average in-state tuition in 2017

20% above average compared to other degrees

$ 21,615 per year
Average out-of-state tuition in 2017

8% above average compared to other degrees

$ 31,895 per year
Average private tuition in 2017

1% below average compared to other degrees

What do music business graduates earn?

Music business students make an average of $62,540 per year after graduation. This is 6% below average compared to other undergraduate degrees.

26% of music business graduates are underpaid (those who make less than $40,000 per year.) This rate is high compared to other degrees across the country.

$ 62,540 per year
Average graduate salary in 2017

Top 57% of degrees

% of people underpaid in 2019

25% above average compared to other degrees


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