Explore Music Degrees at Kent State

Intensive and comprehensive undergraduate music degrees to help you achieve your professional goals.

All programs are fully accredited by the National Association of Schools of Music.


Regarded as one of the most forward-looking curricula in the country, this program includes studies in jazz, folk, musical theatre and world music, while providing a strong grounding in Western art music. Students are prepared for Ohio licensure, recognized in most states, to teach music in grades K–12 in choral, general and instrumental music. While students receive training in all areas, they choose to specialize in either instrumental music or choral/general music.

Explore the B.M. in Music Education in the  University Catalog

Explore our Undergraduate Programs, University application process, Audition Requirements, and Scholarships and Financial Aid.

Important information about auditions, admissions and audition repertoire.

Music majors are eligible for scholarships and other forms of financial assistance from a variety of sources.

Explore our eight areas of study offering 15 undergraduate and graduate degrees.