James Madison University
College of Visual and Performing Arts
The School of Music at JMU offers a Master of Music degree with concentration options in performance, music education, theory/composition, and conducting. The program seeks to assure an opportunity for the highest degree of musical development and professional training for each student, appropriate for careers in teaching performance and composition of music. At the Doctor of Musical Arts level, the School of Music offers a degree in Performance, Pedagogy and Literature for performers and conductors. The program seeks to make students marketable for teaching positions at the college level.
The School of Music is a full member of the National Association of Schools of Music.
Facts & Figures
Classification: Master's College or University I
Locale: Small City
Size & Settings: 10,000-19,999