Starting in the Fall of 2013, the Department of Music is introducing a Bachelor of Music degree in addition to our current Bachelor of Arts in Music, and Bachelor of Arts in Worship Studies degree programs. Find out about all of the music degree options at Vanguard University.
About the Bachelor of Music:
The Bachelor of Music degree is tailored to the student desiring rigorous performance and academic training as part of their undergraduate experience. The degree combines the core music curriculum with specialty courses within the student’s chosen field of concentration. The Bachelor of Music degree is a professional degree that prepares and equips students to continue on in their performance field in graduate school. Entrance into the Bachelor of Music degree is by audition only. Approximately 77 Music Units are required for this degree program.
Bachelor of Music Concentrations:
- Church Music
- Jazz Studies
- Music Education
Other Music Degrees:
Bachelor of Arts in Worship Studies with emphases in Art, Cinema Arts, Communication, Theatre, and Worship Leadership. Information, class requirements, and sample four year plans can be found here: Bachelor of Arts in Worship Studies Degree Information
Bachelor of Arts in General Music with emphases in Applied Instruction and Music Ministry. Information, class requirements, and sample four year plans can be found here: Bachelor of Arts in Music Degree Information
Additionally, students in other academic majors and programs at Vanguard University who are interested in music can complete a minor in music. This is a great addition to the various degrees across campus and gives a strong musical foundation for your life and/or career beyond Vanguard. Information, class requirements, and sample plans can be found here: Minor in Music Information