Bachelor of Music

A Music degree from Kennesaw State University prepares you to enter various careers in music such as a solo performer, a studio teacher, a university professor, or a composer. The program is accredited by the National Association of Schools of Music (NASM).



KSU music students in the classroom

Program Snapshot

Program Format: Face-to-Face

Number of Credit Hours: 120 Total Hours

Entry Term: Fall, Spring, Summer

Time to Complete: Four-year Program

Primary Campus: Kennesaw

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Degree Pathway

Stay on path for graduation by using the degree pathway that maps out your courses by semester and by year.

Music Degree Pathway
degree pathway

Music Degree Benefits at Kennesaw State

  • Excellent Location - KSU is close to Atlanta, where the music scene is exceptional. The program gives you a strong foundation of music history, skills, and music practice.

  • Hands-On - Students are immersed in studio practices and real-world performances with exceptional professors with renowned artists and orchestras.

  • Enriching Facilities and Faculty - The Dr. Bobbie Bailey School of Music at KSU is comprised of over 250 vibrant, creative, and talented music students and over 80 faculty members and professional staff devoted to the development of music education, performance, and scholarship within our community.

What can you do with a Music degree?

  • Private Studio Teacher
  • Music Director
  • College Professor
  • Classical Composition
  • Professional Arranger
  • Recording Studio Professionals
  • Instrument Design and Repair
  • Music Scholarship and Research
  • Music Criticism
  • Music Publishing

Bachelor in Music Degree Salary and Career Information

A career in Music offers various paths that can easily align with your current and future goals. Below are just a few jobs achievable with a bachelor's degree in Music from KSU.

Double Owl

Double Owl Pathway

Double Owl Pathways allows undergraduate students to obtain their undergraduate and graduate degrees at significantly lower costs and in less time than pursuing each degree separately. KSU offers a variety of Pathways to choose from various disciplines, allowing students to graduate sooner and get a head start on their future careers.

Double Owl Pathways

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School of Music

Kennesaw State University
School of Music
Building 31, Room 111, MD 3201
471 Bartow Avenue
Kennesaw, GA 30144

Phone: 470-578-6151

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