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.

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.


Read More Armstrong Writers Series Presents Acclaimed Poet James Kimbrell

(October 1, 2015) – Armstrong will host a poetry reading by acclaimed poet James Kimbrell, the author of My Psychic and The Gatehouse Heaven. This event will kick off the university's 2015-2016 Visiting Writer Series.

Read More Two Professors Selected as 2015 Governor's Teaching Fellows

(June 4, 2014) — Two faculty members at Armstrong Atlantic State University -- associate professor of Criminal Justice, Social and Political Science Dr. Becky da Cruz and assistant professor of Psychology Dr. Mirari Elcoro -- were recently selected as Governor’s Teaching Fellows for the 2014 Summer Symposium Program.

Read More Joe Buck Named as Savannah Graduates Executive Champion

(March 28, 2015) — Savannah Graduates, a new community-wide initiative focused on creating a more educated workforce in Chatham County, has named Joe Buck as the organization’s executive champion.

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