Students who wish to pursue a traditional musical study may choose the general music degree, which emphasizes performance, music theory, history, and forms.
Students who wish to pursue songwriting or composing may choose this concentration, which emphasizes music theory, history, and forms.
Students who wish to pursue musical performance should choose this concentration area, which emphasizes piano, brass, and voice performances.
Music education is a great program which allows you to share music with students and have an impact on their lives. There are challenges with teaching but there also a lot of truly rewarding moments. With the music education program here at The W you can teach elementary through high school and will study piano, voice, or your instrument for 7 semesters.
Music therapy is an allied health profession which utilizes music and music-based interventions to help clients achieve emotional, physical, mental health, cognitive, educational, developmental, communication, wellness, and social goals. The curriculum includes a variety of areas including music, applied instruments, psychology, general education, and music therapy-specific courses.
Students majoring in another department may wish to enhance their education with a minor in Music. The 18 semester hours provides a strong musical foundation for any student.