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First of its kind

Hip Hop and R&B

Master the music industry as an artist and a professional.

The first program of its kind in the United States, our Bachelor of Science in Hip Hop and R&B degree is designed to immerse you in the worlds of modern hip-hop, R&B, and EDM from your very first semester.

With our state-of-the-art facilities and Grammy®-winning faculty, you’ll learn exactly how each component of the music industry works, as well as how to create a radio-ready track.

Undergraduate Degree Programs

Bachelor of Science in Hip Hop and R&B

Our industry-recognized faculty of musicians, music producers and managers, venue owners, entertainment attorneys, and chart-topping songwriters will draw upon their real-world experiences to help you master industry concepts such as:

  • Production, technology, and recording
  • Marketing, publishing, and distribution
  • Legal issues and management




A Closer Look

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At a Glance

Credit hours in music business courses, music production courses, live performance courses and Loyola core

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See an overview of the program's curriculum and requirements.

Award-Winning Faculty

Learn from active members of the business