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Music BA

Bachelor of Arts in Music

By pursuing this Bachelor of Arts degree, you will become equipped with a strong foundation in music combined with a broad liberal arts core curriculum. Majoring in music allows you to have the choice of a variety of areas of specialization that include keyboard, voice or instrumental applied study, composition or liberal arts. The Music program includes a strong component of music history and theory that will enable you to succeed in a variety of music-related professions. Within this degree, you can also choose to enter the performance/composition track. 

Industry Highlights

Ever-changing opportunities created by technology offer new avenues for consuming music, innovative products, teaching methods and expanding uses of music that translate to new career options in a rapidly changing world.

- MarjoingInMusic.com

Career Opportunities

  • Performance
  • Public or Private Education
  • Composition
  • Church Music
  • Conducting
  • Studio Musicianship
  • Recording

Armstrong Edge

Current students take advantage of our state-of-the-art concert hall, the Fine Arts Hall Auditorium, where they perform recitals and concerts in Savannah's most satisfying performance venue, along with the accessibility of faculty who have varying skill sets with instruments and musical theory.

NEWS:

Read More Armstrong Professor Named to University System of Georgia College 2025 Initiative Working Group

(August 18, 2017) – University System of Georgia Chancellor Steve Wrigley recently named Armstrong State University Associate Professor of Communications and African-American Studies Elizabeth F. Desnoyers-Colas, Ph.D., to the College 2025 Initiative working group. The group aims to produce more college graduates from Georgia’s public colleges and universities by 2025.

Read More Armstrong to Host Robert I. Strozier Faculty Lecture by Dr. Meimei Lin on Sept. 1

(August 16, 2017)–Armstrong State University will host a free lecture by Dr. Meimei Lin, “What is the Cost to Nature to Sustain an Increasing Population?” Dr. Lin will explore the effects of agricultural intensification on U.S. farmland and how restructured government policies can minimize unintended environmental impacts. This event is free and open to the public.

Read More Economic Monitor Reports Savannah Economic Growth in 1st Quarter 2017

(June 26, 2017) - Armstrong’s latest Coastal Empire Economic Monitor reports that the Savannah metro economy returned to healthy growth in the opening quarter of 2017, as the negative effects of Hurricane Matthew dissipated. Employment, airport travel, retail sales and consumer confidence were especially strong during this period, as was record-setting port activity.

Read More Making Connections: Small Business Class Opens Big Doors

(April 19, 2017) – In the Small Business Consulting course taught by Dennis Barber, Ph.D., Armstrong Economics professor and Small Business Institute director, undergraduates gain firsthand experience in Savannah’s small business community, which is a leader in the state.

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