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Areas of Study

Bachelor of Music (BM)

The bachelor of music degree provides undergraduate preparation for a professional career and a background for graduate study. The curriculum for each bachelor of music program stresses not only technical and musical skills but also a broad understanding of the social and cultural environment in which the art of music is practiced. See the sections immediately following as well as the course descriptions for specific details of each of these majors.

The bachelor of music degree is a highly structured degree and provides specific preparation for careers directly in music (musicology, composition and theory), music education and music performance.

Programs of Study (Majors)

For further information on the majors and minors and their courses of study, please visit the BGSU Undergradate Catalog. For current class schedules, please visit the BGSU Classes Search Engine.

Bachelor of Musical Arts (BMA)

The bachelor of musical arts degree provides undergraduate preparation involving music and multidisciplinary curricula with intellectual, pragmatic, and professional objectives. The curriculum for each bachelor of musical arts degree stresses an interdisciplinary or multidisciplinary approach developed to a particular discrete competence for each student on the basis of a counseling process.

The bachelor of musical arts degree provides a significant preparation in music studies (minimum of 50 percent of the program) while also providing opportunities for study in other programs (entrepreneurship, arts management, journalism or recording technology, for example) as preparation for employment in music related careers.

Bachelor of Arts (BA)

Music major and minor available in the College of Arts and Sciences

Minors

Music minors available through the College of Musical Arts

 

For further information on the majors and minors and their courses of study, please visit the BGSU Undergradate Catalog.

For current class schedules, please visit the BGSU Classes Search Engine.