The Department of Music offers a bachelor of arts degree in music, a
minor in music and three subject endorsements: choral, instrumental and
The study of music encourages students to explore the value of music in
their lives. Students who study music at Saint Martin's University have the
advantage of a strong music program within a liberal arts setting. Courses
in music integrate the study of music literature, history and theory with
musical performance to develop intellect, familiarity with a variety of
cultures, interpersonal relationships and poise.
The music major prepares students to be involved in a variety of musical
pursuits, including teaching in a studio setting, teaching music in grades
K-12, participating in a variety of performance organizations and serving as
a musical conductor. The program also provides preparation for advanced
study in performance, music theory and literature.
The course of study for a music minor provides opportunities for students
to study from technical, cultural and performance perspectives.
Please refer to the
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