Music (BA) overview

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120 credit, four-year program of study

The department is grounded in a vision of musicmaking that fosters an understanding of its theoretical, historical and cultural contexts. 

The Music program offers a comprehensive major that includes a core of music theory, technology, history, musicianship, performance and global studies. Students can gain additional focus through upper division courses offered in world music, jazz, music technology and musiceducation. The program provides broad experience through performance and work with faculty, guest artists and composers as well as a focus on culturally-diverse music.

Music (BA) curriculum guide 2016-17 (PDF)