Music, B.A. Major

Do you want to blend your love of music with another academic path?

At a glance

This program allows you to study music within the larger context of a liberal arts education. In lieu of a larger number of music credits, you’ll complete credits in an area outside of music, such as business, history, languages, or any other area offered by the University. You’ll come out with a musical discipline and a broad background to prepare you for almost any career path.

Degree typeBachelor of Arts
FormatOn campus
Part ofCollege of Liberal Arts
Audition required?Yes
Accelerated option?No
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Some Career Options

Your degree leads to fulfilling career options within the music industry and other creative sectors of the economy. You’ll have a well-rounded education allowing you to perform, teach in private settings, and work in institutions that include music in their programs. You’ll be able to take your musical skills and other liberal arts abilities internationally, as well.

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Tour and info session options

Tours may be available as part of Admissions tours and info sessions, offered throughout the year.

For additional opportunities, please reach out to:

School of Music, Theatre, and Dance recruiter at or (970) 821-5276 (Text friendly. Please include your/the student’s full name in the message.)

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Want a more in-depth look at this major? Take a look at the program website to learn more.