Majors and Minors

The pursuit of a life in music can take many paths – performer, educator, composer, administrator, entrepreneur and more. Regardless of the career you seek, the Department of Music at the University of St. Thomas is dedicated to providing outstanding music instruction through our progressive curriculum, enabling students to realize their full potentials in the development of their musical, artistic and career goals. Applicants who are considering a major in music must apply to the Department of Music. 

Majors in MusicMinors in Music
Music Education (B.M.) Music
Performance (B.M.) Music Composition
Music (B.A.) Popular Music
Music Business (B.A.) Recording Arts
Liturgical Music (B.A.)  

What Can I Do With A Music Major?

We're dedicated to helpings students realize their full potentials in the development of their musical, artistic and career goals.  Check out what our alums are doing, learn why you should study music at St. Thomas, and read more about careers in music.


The University of St. Thomas Music Department is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission and the National Association of Schools of Music.

The University of St. Thomas is registered with the Minnesota Office of Higher Education pursuant to sections 136A.61 to 136A.71. Registration is not an endorsement of the institution. Credits earned at the institution may not transfer to all other institutions.