The Ann Lacy School of American Dance and ENTERTAINMENT is dedicated to preparing students to be employed!
The curriculum includes a foundation of entertainment management courses and business courses (offered through OCU’s AACSB accredited Business School) supported by liberal arts general education courses.
Additionally, students select an entertainment business track for their junior and senior years. Tracks are matched to students’ interests and focus enrollment for career preparation in Event Planning, Entertainment Pre-Law, Talent Management, or Entertainment Enterprise.
Event planning professionals are employed in all areas of the entertainment industry: conventions, meetings, weddings, fashion shows, business events and more. Prepare for an exciting career that gives you fantastic versatility!
Entertainment lawyers are employed in television, film, stage, sports, and various other entertainment industries to handle contracts and legal matters. Prepare for law school and a career that puts you in an environment where decisions are made.
Talent managers are employed in all areas of the entertainment industry as casting agents, talent buyers, talent management, personal business management and more. Prepare for a career that connects you with performers and celebrities!
The entertainment industry is so vast that graduates can be employed in the areas of sports management, venue management, touring performances, film, entrepreneurship, church service presentations, and more. With department permission, customize a track to prepare for the career of your dreams.