The Music Department offers a comprehensive music program within the context of a public research university. Our degree programs prepare students to achieve excellence and professional success as creative artists, teachers, and scholars. The diversity of faculty specializations within the school provides a breadth of expertise rarely encountered in other programs. We offer degree programs extending from the baccalaureate to the doctorate and seek to combine the strengths of both the finest conservatories and top-tier research institutions.
The Music Department offers graduate programs that supplement professional-level training in performance with courses in musicology, music theory, and music literature: