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About this Department

Study music in an academically rich program, grounded in the liberal arts and elevated by inspiring artistry and a sense of camaraderie. Our program integrates performance, music education, technology, creativity, and scholarship, fostering an environment for students to broaden their musicianship within a supportive community of artist-scholars. Students pursue rigorous academic inquiry and extensive performance opportunities through our core curriculum, while three distinct bachelor’s degree programs support a wide variety of career options in music, including performance and K–12 music teacher certification.

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“Rigorous

Rigorous Music Study

Grow as a musician—in classes, ensembles, and private lessons—mentored by artist-teachers.

“Outside

Outside Opportunity

Connect with professional spheres: perform at big-name venues, present at scholarly conferences, and more.

Future Success

Future Success

From performing to teaching, from music law to music therapy, graduates succeed in an array of professions.

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