Music Degree at Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
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The music program at Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University prepares students to become a performing musician, music educator, composer, theorist, musicologist, or a professional in another musical field. The program focuses on learning to play music as well as music history, theory, and composition. Program courses include: performance, music history and literature, composition, music theory, arts management, and conducting. Get more details below including other Virginia colleges that offer music degrees.
The Music program at Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University is accredited by the National Association of Schools of Music, Commission on Accreditation, Commission on Community/Junior College Accreditation since 2009.
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Students Enrolled in the Music Program
Get more details below regarding enrollment, academics, and school demographics. Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University offers a bachelor's degree program in music.
Students by Gender (2010-2011)
Students by Race (2010-2011)
Career Options for GraduatesUpon completion of the Music program at Virginia Tech, most students have pursued careers in the following fields:
Sing songs on stage, radio, television, or motion pictures.
- Career Outlook & Projects ():
According to the BLS, singers employment is expected to grow at a rate of 10.1% from 2010 to 2020
Source: Job descriptions, estimated salary and wages, and projected job growth are taken from the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS).
Other schools offering Music Programs in Virginia
Music programs are available at the colleges and universities listed below.
C = Certificate or Award | A = Associate Degree | B = Bachelor's Degree | M = Master's Degree | D = Doctor Degree (Ph.D.,M.D.,...)
20 students completed this program
|Washington and Lee University|
7 students completed this program
|Southern Virginia University|
Buena Vista, VA
25 students completed this program
12 students completed this program