The Bachelor of Arts, Music is a curriculum planned for those desiring a broad liberal arts education with a concentration in music. Students pursuing this degree sample courses of their choosing in each of the major academic areas while still having time to strengthen understanding and performance in their chosen musical area.

Students completing a degree in Music will be able to:

  • Demonstrate technical proficiency on a chosen instrument appropriate to the degree with an attendant functional proficiency on piano.

  • Demonstrate and analyze through musical literacy the basic technical principles used in the construction of music and its basic forms.

  • Communicate a knowledge of the various musical periods and representative forms from those periods in the social, artistic and political context of each.

For more information about the BA in Music Degree including admission and graduation requirements, visit the UAA Catalog at http://catalog.uaa.alaska.edu/undergraduateprograms/cas/music/ba-music/

You are also encouraged to schedule an appointment with the Performing & Fine Arts Academic Advisor.