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Music, B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
Atlanta, TX, United States
The program of the Department of Music is designed primarily for the music major or minor who wishes to study music as one of the liberal arts and who seeks a solid foundation for further study leading to a professional career in performance, scholarship, music education, or related fields. 
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The following set of broad goals drives the Department of Music: 1. to offer, within the framework of the Bachelor of Arts degree in music, varied curricula to meet the diverse needs and interests of students in today’s society. 2. to foster excellence in teaching, learning, and performing with an ongoing awareness of the need for creativity, scholarship, innovation, and currency, e.g., in technology. 3. to maintain faculty involvement in the music profession, arts organizations, and service to the College and the community. 4. to act as respected leaders in arts and educational communities, particularly in the immediate community.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

  • Music Theory
  • Introduction to World Musics 
  • Music Technology for Majors 
  • Survey of African American Music  
  • Orchestration and Arranging
  • Form and Analysis
  • History of Western Music 

English Language Requirements

You need the following TOEFL®PBT score:

  • Minimum required score:


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Before starting a programme, you need to have a basic knowledge of the english language.

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General Requirements

  • Completed application for admission through the Common Application
  • Two teacher recommendations
  • Official high school and/or college transcript(s); if not in English, an official translation is needed
  • Essay
  • Non-refundable application fee
  • Copy of completed application for your files
  • Official SAT or ACT scores
  • Affidavit of financial support (in U.S. dollars)
  • Copy of passport with Visa and I-94 card
  • School leaving certificate  
In addition to the general requirements for admission to the College, the incoming student must do the following:
  • Complete an audition in person or by videotape recording in her major medium. Auditions will be evaluated by department faculty members. 
  • Take a theory assessment test. 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    24382 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12191 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    24382 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12191 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Atlanta

  • 945 - 1760 USD/month
    Living Costs

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