Program OverviewThe Music Business Program at Western Illinois University is the only music business program at a state institution in Illinois to be accredited by both NASM (National Association of Schools of Music) and NAMM, the International Music Products Association. The program is also an Educational Institution Member of MEIEA, the Music and Entertainment Industry Educators Association. For more information, please go to
Why Choose Music Business at WIU?
Our students receive a superior music education in a highly personalized environment. The ratio of music majors to full-time music faculty in the Western Illinois University School of Music is 6:1. That’s one faculty member for every six music majors!