Wayne State University

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Undergraduate Degrees

Bachelor of Arts in Music: The Bachelor of Arts curriculum is designed for students who want to develop their musical knowledge and ability while obtaining a broad liberal arts education. It provides students with the academic and musical prerequisites necessary for continuing graduate study in such fields as music theory, musicology and ethnomusicology.

Bachelor of Music: The Bachelor of Music degree provides a program for talented students with prior musical experience and skills who seek professional training in music. A wide range of concentrations are available within the program to meet the specialized interests and career plans of serious music students. Depending on the student's qualifications, he or she may choose from seven professional areas of concentration:  Jazz Studies, Music Education (Instrumental or Vocal), Music Business, Music Technology, Performance or Composition.


For admission requirements and program information, please consult the current bulletin (2013-15).  To reference past bulletins, click on the appropriate link: