The mission of the music program is:

  1. To offer music courses for both the General Education program and the department that develop cultural knowledge and professional skills.
  2. To provide each music student with a broad knowledge of music history and theory.
  3. To improve the musicianship skills of each music student.
  4. To give students opportunities for hands-on experience with current music and media-related technologies.
  5. To provide music students with career-oriented skills for use in the music industry.
  6. To provide courses appropriate for the training of music teachers for studios and private and public schools.
  7. To provide opportunities for the entire University community to experience music as a means of personal fulfillment.