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Undergraduate Music

The University of St. Thomas Department of Music offers a variety of undergraduate majors and minors to suit your academic and career goals. Students have the opportunity to study with widely acclaimed faculty and studio instructors who are well-known artists and teachers. Ensembles and music lessons are open to all students, regardless of year or major.‌

We're dedicated to helpings students 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.

A minor in music is the perfect place for you to explore your interests in music and advance your skills and knowledge during your time at St. Thomas.

We are proud of our award-winning groups, many of which have appeared at state, regional, national and international music conferences. 

Graduate Programs in Music Education

St. Thomas' Graduate Programs in Music Education exist to raise the standard of music teaching in the United States by promoting artistic, intelligent, reflective and inspired music teaching at all levels of music instruction. A world-renowned faculty of practitioners and researchers offer lively courses filled with new ideas for the practicing teacher to incorporate into elementary and secondary curricula. Degree, nondegree and audit/workshop tuition rates are available. 

Designed for teachers by teachers, this program is ideal for practicing music educators seeking graduate study that combines theory and practice. Students take core courses and choose one of the following concentrations:

The Ed.D. in Leadership with concentration in music education is a distinctive program that prides itself on artfully weaving theory with real-life application.

St. Thomas' graduate music certification programs are intended for students who want to increase professionalism and proficiency while keeping up with changes in the field of music education. Our certificate programs are aligned with industry-recognized standards and continuing education requirements.

Certificate offerings include:

‌Over fifty courses and workshops are offered year-round to facilitate life-long learning opportunities for music education practitioners. The nondegree enrollment option is designed for students who want to try graduate coursework before enrolling in the Master's program or for students interested in educational study leading to academic credit and a university transcript.

Upcoming Concerts & Events

Jul 14 2019
Seminar Speaker

Sunday, July 14, 2019
1:00 PM - 4:30 PM

The 2019 distinguished scholar-artist is Dr. Constance McKoy, professor and director of undergraduate studies in the UNCG School of Music at the University of North Carolina in Greensboro, NC.

Jul 14 2019
Final Project Poster

Sunday, July 14, 2019
4:30 PM - 5:15 PM

Master of Arts in Music Education students present posters describing research they have done.

Jul 19 2019
Kodaly Concert 2018

Friday, July 19, 2019
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Graduate students studying the Kodály approach to music celebrate the culmination of their courses by performing a choral concert.

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