What You Can Do with a Major in Music

Our program will help singers, pianists and organists explore and develop a foundational core that combines a liberal arts curriculum alongside the study of music history, music theory and performance. Through the guidance of nationally and internationally accomplished professors, you’ll hone your skills through sustained, comprehensive musical training.

The Bachelor of Arts in Music gives you the skills necessary to pursue a career in many fields. In addition, the BA in Music allows you to pair the degree with another major to enter professions in arts management, music business and other related areas.

POTENTIAL CAREER TITLES

Prepare for potential careers as a(n):

  • Church Music Director
  • Community Development Assistant
  • Editor
  • Journalist
  • Music Librarian
  • Music Store Owner
  • Performer
  • Private Music Teacher

Potential careers for graduates with additional education or experience:

  • Acoustician or Architectural Acoustician
  • Artist Manager
  • Arts Administrator/Manager
  • Music Attorney
  • Music Software Programmer
  • Music Therapist
  • Recording Engineer

CAREER PLANNING AND JOB SEARCH RESOURCES

CAMPUS OPPORTUNITIES

Student organizations:

  • Theatre Productions

DOUBLE MAJOR

Music is a great way to double with any other major offered. There are some particularly excellent pairings, including:

FOR MORE INFORMATION, CONTACT CAREER SERVICES:

630-844-5403 | career@aurora.edu | aurora.edu/career
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