Music Program Learning Goals

Students should:
  • Acquire the skills and craft necessary for a solid grounding in all areas of music.
  • Develop a strong understanding of music history and theory within a well-rounded liberal arts context.
  • Demonstrate essential critical thinking and writing skills.
  • Hone oral communication skills necessary for public presentations.
  • Hone instrumental skills necessary for public performances.
  • Experience and appreciate the collaborative process.
  • Acquire necessary preparation for graduate school, a future in the music, or many other career options.