Music Majors

Music majors at Plymouth State receive a great deal of individualized attention from master teachers, and many opportunities to perform. Our commitment to teaching is reflected in the quality of instruction and guidance which our students receive at all levels and in all of our degree programs.

Music offers two degrees:

The Bachelor of Arts in Music provides you with a liberal arts education with heavy emphasis on musical study and performance.

Degree candidates are required to choose from one of four options: Contract, Music Technology, Piano Performance and Pedagogy, or Voice Performance and Pedagogy. Students in the Music Technology Option present a Music Technology Junior Project and a Music Technology Senior Project. The Piano Performance and Pedagogy and the Voice Performance and Pedagogy Options require students to present both a Junior and Senior Recital.

Options Available in:

  • Contract Option in which you work with the Music faculty to tailor a course of study suited to your individual interests.
  • Piano Performance and Pedagogy *This option is currently under revision.
  • Voice Performance and Pedagogy *This option is currently under revision.



The Bachelor of Science in Music Education is an accredited program that certifies you to teach vocal/choral, instrumental and general music in grades K-12.

Arts & Technology Cluster