Bachelor of Arts

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Program Description

As a Bucknell music major, you'll refine your skills and expression while preparing for careers under the direction of highly accomplished faculty artists.

Students in the bachelor of arts program build a solid foundation in music theory, history and performance, while the bachelor of music program offers two specialized concentrations in performance and music education.

Take advantage of ensemble performance opportunities in musical styles ranging from gamelan and opera to jazz and orchestra.

You'll graduate ready for jobs in teaching, performance, business and more, or for advanced study in areas such as composition and musicology.

Last updated Sep 2020

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The rich tradition of the College of Arts & Sciences forms the heart of Bucknell's liberal arts curriculum. From astronomy, art history and neuroscience to economics, East Asian studies and music, ... Read More

The rich tradition of the College of Arts & Sciences forms the heart of Bucknell's liberal arts curriculum. From astronomy, art history and neuroscience to economics, East Asian studies and music, our students explore their passions and discover new interests as they gain different perspectives on a complex world. They choose from dozens of majors and hundreds of courses in the arts and humanities, the social sciences and the natural sciences and mathematics. Read less