What Can I Expect?

B.A.  degree with emphasis in piano:

- Complete Music Department audition process and be admitted into the degree program

- Participate in an ensemble each semester

- Attend various recitals on and off campus

- Present a half recital during the junior year, and a full recital during the senior year

- Complete music courses including:

  • 8 semesters of private piano lessons
  • 4 semesters of music theory
  • 3 semesters of musicianship (ear training)
  • 3 semesters of music history and literature
  • Piano specific related courses (piano literature, piano pedagogy, functional keyboard skills, accompanying class).

- Complete the University Core curriculum (various courses in the liberal arts, Biblical studies, math and sciences, etc…)

B.A. degree with emphasis in voice:

- Complete Music Department audition process and be admitted into the degree program

- Participate in an ensemble each semester

- Attend various recitals on and off campus

- Present a half recital during the junior year, and a full recital during the senior year

- Complete music courses including:

  • 8 semesters of private voice lessons
  • 4 semesters of music theory
  • 3 semesters of musicianship (ear training)
  • 3 semesters of music history and literature
  • Voice specific related courses

- Complete the University Core curriculum (various courses in the liberal arts, Biblical studies, math and sciences, etc…)