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Bachelor's Degree in Music

Experience individualized instruction from world-class instructors in the performing arts.

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Bachelor's Degree in Music

B.A. and B.M. in music; minor

The School of Music, Theatre and Dance offers in-depth, quality and individualized instruction from world-class faculty in the performing arts.


The K-State difference

The music program is a member of the National Association of Schools of Music, and the degrees are fully accredited by the National Council for the Accreditation of Teacher Education.

Additionally, all of the instructional spaces recently received upgrades, including smart classroom technology, speaker systems and better internet connectivity. The school also created Kirmser Hall, a state-of-the-art rehearsal, recital and lecture hall.

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The McCain Performance Series brings high-quality professional groups to campus. Students can purchase tickets at half price and witness some of the world's finest artists. In recent years, master classes have allowed students to interact with artists.


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The Career Center offers an extensive career library, free assessments for exploring major/careers, job search training, career advising, employer connections, and a staff dedicated to assisting students in the career development process.



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