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B.A. with Music Major

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The Bachelor of Arts Degree with a major in music combines a broad coverage of the field of music with an intensive liberal arts curriculum, which includes a minor. Students in this degree are prepared to pursue graduate study in areas of music for which a general music background is appropriate, such as music history.

Belmont offers a wide array of minors, so students have many options available to them for a minor and are able to take advantage of a Belmont music degree with a minor in another of Belmont's excellent programs.

Degree Requirements

To see a full course listing, click here (pdf).


Dr. Peter Lamothe

Sample Course Offerings

Music Theory


Music History

Applied Study


18 Hours in Minor field

Interested in learning more about the School of Music's audition process?

Audition Requirements
Audition Process