B.A. On Campus


Otterbein University

48 months
32624 USD/year
32624 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The B.A. program in Music at Otterbein University offers broad, flexible coverage of the field, and it is easily combinable with other majors and minors. It includes performance studies and the entire core of music theory, aural skills, and history courses. 


Students of the B.A. program in Music at Otterbein University have the option to take additional electives according to their interests. There are four available concentrations in the B.A. degree track: General Studies in Music; Jazz Studies; Music History and Literature; and Music Theory and Composition.  As is true of all music degrees at Otterbein, this program may qualify students to apply for graduate study in music.

Students may choose between the following concentrations:

  • General Studies in Music
  • Jazz Studies
  • Music History and Literature
  • Music Theory and Composition

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Music Theory 
  • Aural Skills 
  • Introduction to Music
  • Exploring the Digital Arts

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Common Application, including essay.
  • $50 Application fee.
  • Official transcripts/documents for four years of high school/secondary school (grades 9-12).
  • Official Bank Statement(s) and Sponsor Guarantee form.
  • Copy of passport and current visa (if applicable).
  • All test scores must be reported directly from the testing center.
  • Foreign language documents must be translated into English by the issuing institution, a certified translator or English teacher.
  • SAT and ACT test scores and letters of recommendation are optional and may be submitted if they strengthen your application.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    32624 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 32624 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    32624 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 32624 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Westerville

1189 - 1962 USD /month
Living costs

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


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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