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Combine your love of music with your vocational calling through this comprehensive degree program.

Our program will prepare you to pursue a wide range of career opportunities, both within and outside the music world. Our talented professors with professional career experience will provide you with a broad education in music theory, composition, history, and technology.

Hone your music skills by learning about songwriting music theory, performing ensembles, and music technology.

Practical and theoretical teaching will ensure that you receive a well-rounded educational experience as your appreciation of music grows and your understanding of the science behind sound is enhanced.

Majors: Learn how music can launch your fine arts focused career or be implemented in a wide array of vocational callings.

Minors: Learn the foundational principles of music that can be incorporated into your chosen career path.

We have scholarship opportunities!

Fine Arts Scholarship opportunities are available for those interested in pursuing this program. Click here for eligibility and requirement details!



Department Chair

Tom Matrone, DMA

Music Department Chair, Director of Choral Activities

Regular Faculty

Greg Morris, D.M.A.

Professor of Music (Piano); Director of Piano Studies

Jason Salazar, PhD

Professor of Music, Worship Leadership Program Coordinator

Kevin Andrew Hawkins, Ph.D.

Professor of Music, Music Education Program Coordinator

Larry Dissmore, D.M.A

Professor of Music, Director of Orchestra Activities

Adjunct Faculty

Sheri Slater, D.M.A.

Adjunct Professor; Applied Clarinet Instructor

Jane Harris

Adjunct Professor; Applied Piano Instructor

Timothy Wootton

Adjunct Professor of Music; Applied Trumpet Instructor

Daniel "Riley" Robison

Adjunct Professor; Applied Bass & Cello Instructor

Dodi Petersen

Adjunct Professor; Applied Bassoon Instructor

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