Popular music - online minor
Earn a minor in popular music online through OSU Extended Campus
The College of Liberal Arts and Ecampus invite you to discover the flexibility and ease of completing a popular music minor online as part of your undergraduate degree program.
Explore your creativity
The online popular music studies minor, offered only through Ecampus, creates an opportunity for students to examine popular music as a cultural and social practice. The minor provides students with literacy in several popular music genres of their choice, including rock 'n' roll, hip hop, film music, reggae, Broadway music, music technology and jazz. Through the study of a diverse range of genres, stylistic practices, performance media and music as a commercial enterprise, students will develop analytical and critical skills to examine musical meaning through the lens of community, music production and identity.
The minor does not require an audition or ability to read music.
The online popular music studies minor requires a total of 27 credit hours. All courses are offered online throughout the year, including during summer session. This minor does not require an audition or ability to read music.