Bachelor of Arts in Music

Degrees Offered

Bachelor of Arts (BA) Major in Music - The BA with a major in music is available through the School of Arts and Sciences. Students enrolled in SAS must also complete the SAS core and a minor.

Students enrolled in the School of Business, the School of Environmental and Biological Sciences, and the School of Engineering may complete the major in music in addition to their school of enrollment.

The BA in Music requires students to complete 41 credits in music through Mason Gross School of the Arts. Students gain a strong understanding of fundamentals of music within the context of a broad education across multiple disciplines. To declare the BA in Music, students must complete basic courses in music theory. Review the BA in Music course requirements.

Minor in Music - The minor in music is open to students in schools other than the Mason Gross School of the Arts who are not pursing the BA with a major in music and to Mason Gross students who are not pursing the bachelor of music degree. The minor in music requires students to complete 18 credits in music through Mason Grosss. Students declare the minor through their school of enrollment. Review the minor in music course requirements.

For questions about the BA or minor in music, contact the Music Undergraduate Advisor.