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Music, B.A.

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Whether you want to teach, conduct, perform, or pursue graduate studies, a degree in music prepares you for a rewarding career using your God-given talent. ACU’s Department of Music offers several distinct degree options.


The Bachelor of Arts in Music is a general degree in the liberal arts tradition; a larger number of electives allows students to craft a degree that meets their needs.

  • The Bachelor of Music with teacher certification is designed for those wishing to teach in a school etting.
  • The Bachelor of Music in vocal performance is designed to prepare students for graduate study and purue a career as a performer.
  • The Music Minor is designed for students who wish to study music at the college level while pursuingtheir primary major.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
  • Credits
    128 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Advanced Theory: Sight Singing and Ear Training
  • Music in World Cultures
  • Music Literature and History
  • Applied Lessons 

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

Complete your application and admissions file by following these steps:

  • Complete an Application for Admission.
  • Send your official high school and/or college transcript(s) to the Office of Admissions.
  • Request your ACT and/or SAT scores be sent to ACU. ACT and/or SAT writing score is recommended.
  • Once we receive the above items, you will be considered for admission to ACU. You will be notified of your admissions status according to when your application was completed.
  • Should you be granted admission, you will be given access to confirm your admission, pay your enrollment deposit and submit your Housing Preference Form.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    34800 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 34800 USD for the full programme and a duration of .
  • National

    34800 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 34800 USD for the full programme and a duration of .
  • In-State

    34800 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 34800 USD for the full programme and a duration of .
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Living costs for Abilene

  • 932 - 1730 USD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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