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Music and Theater Programs

Music and Theater category

Gain experience with a fully functioning, on-campus theater production company as well as small chamber ensembles, large concert bands, jazz ensembles, choral groups, orchestras, opera, musical theater and a marching band.

Program Summary | Degrees Offered


For musicians eager to achieve performance proficiency and expertise in musical theory, both the Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Music offer concentrations in every facet of musical performance from opera to orchestral conducting. A Master of Music degree is offered for the advanced study of musical performance and education.


Acting, playwriting, theatrical design, directing and technical production make up the wide array of specializations available for undergraduate and graduate students. You have the opportunity to participate in performances from day one. A degree in theater provides valuable theoretical instruction and immersion into the world of performing arts.

Musical Theater

Our musical theater program prides itself on being a diverse yet tight-knit group of students and faculty members, eager to explore the talents of all who participate in this field of study. We focus on training you in the arts of singing, dancing and acting. This program is the perfect foundation for a successful career in the performing arts profession.

Below you can find the program you are interested in and the degrees, minors, and online options offered for that program. You will see some programs have specializations (for undergraduate programs)/ concentrations (for graduate programs) listed. These are focused areas of study.
Program Bachelor's Master's Doctoral Minor Online
Music BA, BM  MM  
  • Music
Collaborative Piano MM      
Music Business BA        
Music Education BM MM      
Music History and Literature   MM      
Music Theory and Composition BM MM      
Opera/Music Theater MM      
Performance: Choral Conducting MM      
Performance: Guitar BM MM      
Performance: Instrumental BM MM      
Performance: Keyboard BM      
Performance: Orchestral Conducting MM      
Performance: Vocal BM MM      
Performance: Wind Conducting MM      
Musical Theater BFA        
Theater BA  MFA  
  • Theater