68 Bachelor Programs in Music

Would you like to pursue a career in the performing arts industry or the field of classical music? You can take the next step with a Bachelor in Music. Your degree options include performance, criticism, music history and other exciting pursuits.   What is a Bachelor in Music? This dynamic degree is a perfect way to launch a lifelong career in music. As an undergraduate program, it offers you… Read more

Would you like to pursue a career in the performing arts industry or the field of classical music? You can take the next step with a Bachelor in Music. Your degree options include performance, criticism, music history and other exciting pursuits.

What is a Bachelor in Music? This dynamic degree is a perfect way to launch a lifelong career in music. As an undergraduate program, it offers you three to four years of intensive training in your area of musical interest. You can specialize in playing an instrument, conducting, singing or writing about music. Many successful music critics and journalists got their start with a Bachelor in Music. This degree program normally includes a detailed thesis on a topic of interest to you or a professional-level recital as the final stage of your training in music.

A degree in music can offer you many benefits. Graduates with a bachelor’s degree consistently receive higher salaries and better job offers than non-graduates. The critical thinking skills and music theory skills you learn will pay off many times over in the course of a musical career.

A Bachelor in Music doesn’t have to be prohibitively expensive. Many degree programs offer financial aid or part-time tuition while you work. Contact your program of choice to find out more about individual financial details.

Once you’ve finished your Bachelor in Music degree, you can pursue a wide variety of music-related careers. Some graduates will audition for national symphony orchestras or make their debut as opera singers. Other graduates choose to go on to teach music at the elementary school, high school or college level. A Bachelor in Music also gives you the skills you need to write about classical or popular music as a journalist or author. This versatile specialty gives you a broad range of career choices.

A Bachelor in Music can be the key to a fulfilling musical career. To find out more, explore the options available on our website. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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Wartburg College
Waverly, USA

The Bachelor of Music in Music Therapy degree is offered for those who wish to complete the coursework aligned with the requirements set by the American Music Therapy Associat ... Read more

The Bachelor of Music in Music Therapy degree is offered for those who wish to complete the coursework aligned with the requirements set by the American Music Therapy Association to qualify for becoming a Board-Certified Music Therapist. Read less
Bachelor
01 Aug 2020
Full-time
4 years
30 Jun 2019
English
Campus
 
Erskine College
Due West, USA

Combined with a strong liberal arts curriculum, the Department of Music offers applied to study in piano, organ, and voice, as well as in the wind, string, and percussion inst ... Read more

Combined with a strong liberal arts curriculum, the Department of Music offers applied to study in piano, organ, and voice, as well as in the wind, string, and percussion instruments. Erskine’s undergraduate music program prepares students to enter the professional study in Performance, Church Music, or Music Education. Read less
Bachelor
02 Aug 2020
Full-time
4 years
01 Jun 2020
English
Campus
 
Lawrence University
Appleton, USA

The Lawrence University Conservatory serves around 350 highly engaged, enthusiastic, and passionate students. With three degrees, four majors, two areas of emphasis, two minor ... Read more

The Lawrence University Conservatory serves around 350 highly engaged, enthusiastic, and passionate students. With three degrees, four majors, two areas of emphasis, two minors, twenty-six studios, and nine large ensembles there is a multitude of ways to sculpt a musical life at Lawrence. Read less
Bachelor
09 Sep 2020
Full-time
4 years
01 Nov 2019
English
Campus
 
Southwestern Oklahoma State University
Weatherford, USA

The music therapy program was established in 1980. This is the only music therapy program in the state of Oklahoma. Students may pursue either Bachelor of Music in Music Thera ... Read more

The music therapy program was established in 1980. This is the only music therapy program in the state of Oklahoma. Students may pursue either Bachelor of Music in Music Therapy or Equivalency/Registration in Music Therapy at SWOSU, both will satisfy the required eligibility for taking the National Certification Examination for Music Therapists for the credential of Music Therapist-Board Certified (MT-BC). Read less
Bachelor
01 Sep 2020
English
Campus
 
Australian Academy Of Music And Performing Arts (AMPA)
Surry Hills, Australia

AMPA’s Bachelor of Music (Performance) consistently produces professional performers and composers who are ready for the challenges a career in music will throw at them.

AMPA’s Bachelor of Music (Performance) consistently produces professional performers and composers who are ready for the challenges a career in music will throw at them. Read less
Bachelor
01 Jan 2020
Full-time
Part-time
2 years
English
Campus
 
SRH Hochschule der populären Künste (hdpk)
Berlin, Germany

With a B.Mus. Popular Music you will master the compositional and instrumental/vocal arrangement of music titles, as well as their realisation as a performing musician. You wi ... Read more

With a B.Mus. Popular Music you will master the compositional and instrumental/vocal arrangement of music titles, as well as their realisation as a performing musician. You will know how to implement your creative ideas, all the way from first inspiration to performance or recording. The course’s emphasis is on song-writing, instrument/vocals and ensemble. Read less
Bachelor
01 Apr 2020
Full-time
7 semesters
15 Nov 2017
English
Campus
 
Northeastern Illinois University
Avondale, USA

Whether you are interested in a major or minor in music education or performance, the music program places an emphasis on the development of your musical performance abilities ... Read more

Whether you are interested in a major or minor in music education or performance, the music program places an emphasis on the development of your musical performance abilities. Many of Northeastern's faculty members have trained at some of the finest music schools and conservatories in the world. This level of knowledge and experience, along with your personal investment, will make your studio lessons second-to-none. Participation in musical ensembles is a requirement of all music students, as well as attendance at live performances each semester. All students seeking admission to the music program must perform a live audition. Read less
Bachelor
01 Aug 2020
Full-time
5 years
15 Jun 2019
English
Campus
 
L’IDEM Perpignan
Perpignan, France

The IDEM offers over 3 years a versatile and comprehensive higher education allowing access to all sectors of music and audio production. This training will allow you to appro ... Read more

The IDEM offers over 3 years a versatile and comprehensive higher education allowing access to all sectors of music and audio production. This training will allow you to approach the operation and knowledge of the professional network of the music and audiovisual industry, the management, production and production follow-up of an audio, music and multimedia project. Read less
Bachelor
16 Sep 2020
Full-time
3 years
15 Jul 2019
French
Campus
 
Fontys University of Applied Sciences
Eindhoven, Netherlands + 2 More

The Academy of Music and Performing Arts (A.M.P.A.) is an ambitious, innovative conservatory program that emphasizes high-quality performance, chamber music, and creativity. T ... Read more

The Academy of Music and Performing Arts (A.M.P.A.) is an ambitious, innovative conservatory program that emphasizes high-quality performance, chamber music, and creativity. The Academy brings students to a high level of excellence, while connecting music with other art forms such as dance, theater and fine arts. Read less
Bachelor
01 Sep 2020
Full-time
48 months
01 May 2020
English
Campus
 
Saint Mary's University of Minnesota
Winona, USA

This program exposes students to a curricular structure that reflects the needs of today’s musician in an ever-changing, high-tech world. Within the major, students have the f ... Read more

This program exposes students to a curricular structure that reflects the needs of today’s musician in an ever-changing, high-tech world. Within the major, students have the flexibility to choose either a technology or a business emphasis and the opportunity to pursue off-campus music industry internships at organizations like: Universal Music Group, Minnesota Public Radio, Warner, Elektra Asylum Records, KNXR Studies, Schmitt Music, and Wenger Music Corp. Read less
Bachelor
26 Aug 2020
Full-time
9 months
English
Campus
 
Zuyd Hogeschool
Maastricht, Netherlands

Conservatorium Maastricht is an internationally oriented music academy and is part of Zuyd University of Applied Sciences. It is located in the center of Europe, close to Belg ... Read more

Conservatorium Maastricht is an internationally oriented music academy and is part of Zuyd University of Applied Sciences. It is located in the center of Europe, close to Belgium, Luxemburg, Germany, and France.  Read less
Bachelor
01 Sep 2020
Full-time
4 years
25 Feb 2020
English
Campus
 
Australian Institute of Music
Sydney, Australia + 1 More

Calling All Aspiring Sound Engineers, Music Producers and Audiophiles!

Calling All Aspiring Sound Engineers, Music Producers and Audiophiles! Read less
Bachelor
03 Sep 2020
Full-time
Part-time
3 years
English
Campus
 
Carleton University Undergraduate
Ottawa, Canada

Whether you are an aspiring performer, a budding critic curious about how music shapes culture, or a talented musician who wants to share the joys of musicianship as a teacher ... Read more

Whether you are an aspiring performer, a budding critic curious about how music shapes culture, or a talented musician who wants to share the joys of musicianship as a teacher, Carleton’s Bachelor of Music will prepare you to achieve your goals. Read less
Bachelor
01 Sep 2020
Full-time
4 years
English
Campus
 
Northern Arizona University
Flagstaff, USA

This degree prepares you for a secondary education certificate, with a K-12 endorsement in music.

This degree prepares you for a secondary education certificate, with a K-12 endorsement in music. Read less
Bachelor
01 Sep 2020
Full-time
4 years
English
Campus
 
ESART Campus Barcelona
Barcelona, Spain

In ESART we put tools at your fingertips so you can create and interpret your own music.

In ESART we put tools at your fingertips so you can create and interpret your own music. Read less
Bachelor
25 Sep 2020
Full-time
3 years
30 Sep 2019
Spanish
Campus