Music Theory (B.M.)

If your desire is to focus on the analysis and structure of music, our degree in music theory is for you.

Your studies begin with our rigorous core curriculum in music theory, aural skills, and music history, taken by all Bachelor of Music students. During your junior and senior years you will receive additional in-depth instruction from our nationally recognized music theory faculty in a broad array of areas such as analysis, advanced aural skills, counterpoint, and music theory pedagogy. Your studies will also include extensive private lessons and ensemble experiences, as well as courses that introduce you to composition and develop your keyboard skills.