Which Valparaiso University MUSIC DEGREE PROGRAM is right for me
- You want a solid well-rounded education with music as the focus.
- You plan a career in a music related business (arts management, recording, publishing, music technology and retailing).
- You are considering a second major or an emphasis in theatre.
- You wish to major in another subject but seek a second major in music.
- You plan to take an international semester or year.
If one or more of these describe you, the BACHELOR OF ARTS IN MUSIC program is a good choice for you.
- You are already a strong performer and hope to perform professionally.
- You have already begun to develop skills in composing.
- You are considering graduate work in music after college.
- You hope to become a professional church musician.
- You hope to become a studio music teacher or a professor of music.
If one or more of these describe you, the BACHELOR OF MUSIC degree program is a good choice for you.
- You are a good all-around musician.
- You hope to teach music at the elementary or secondary levels.
- You want a program that will certify you for employment.
- You are interested in conducting as a form of performance.
- You want both practical and artistic training in music.
If these describe you, the BACHELOR OF MUSIC EDUCATION degree program is a good choice for you.