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The Bachelor of Arts in Music is a flexible degree option for students who wish to pursue innovative career paths that combine a traditional education in the liberal arts and foundational music training with knowledge and skills in a non-music area. The Bachelor of Arts in Music can be combined with other degree and minor options in a variety of ways. Additionally, the degree facilitates the pursuit of more advanced academic training through graduate programs in a variety of music-related fields, including performance, theory, history, and music education.


Potential Career Options

  • Using minors in Theater and Entrepreneurship to open a community theatrical company
  • Combining study in Writing & Rhetoric to pursue a career as a music journalist
  • Taking a double-major in computer science to develop apps integrating technology and music
  • Exploring injury prevention for musicians with a minor in Sports Medicine