Have you ever met someone who thinks in A minor and speaks in G sharp? They can break down every part of a song while telling you who wrote it, where it was recorded and how they did it? They often operate on the “music is life” mantra. Is that person you? If so, you should consider earning a degree in Music and turning your love of music into a music career.
Those with a degree in Music can explore many different career options. If music is your true passion and you want to share its importance to the masses, consider teaching, ensemble or solo performance, music engineering, music therapy, sound technician, a career in radio or broadcasting, or theater stage manager. The list goes on!
University of Massachusetts-Amherst offers 3 Music, General degree programs. It's a very large, public, four-year university in a large suburb. In 2019, 33 Music, General students graduated with students earning 20 Master's degrees, 9 Bachelor's degrees, and 4 Doctoral degrees.
|School||Average Tuition||Student Teacher Ratio||Enrolled Students|
|University of Massachusetts-Lowell Lowell, MA||28 : 1||18,352|
|Harvard University Cambridge, MA||17 : 1||31,655|
|Tufts University Medford, MA||14 : 1||11,878|
|University of Massachusetts-Amherst Amherst, MA||21 : 1||31,350|
|Brandeis University Waltham, MA||15 : 1||5,825|
|Westfield State University Westfield, MA||25 : 1||5,795|
|Amherst College Amherst, MA||7 : 1||1,839|
|Holyoke Community College Holyoke, MA||41 : 1||4,849|
|Boston University Boston, MA||18 : 1||33,720|
|Wheaton College Norton, MA||13 : 1||1,774|
|Northeastern University Boston, MA||16 : 1||22,207|
|College of the Holy Cross Worcester, MA||10 : 1||2,963|
|Williams College Williamstown, MA||7 : 1||2,150|
|Salem State University Salem, MA||24 : 1||7,706|
|University of Massachusetts-Boston Boston, MA||23 : 1||15,989|
|Wellesley College Wellesley, MA||8 : 1||2,519|
|Assumption College Worcester, MA||17 : 1||2,443|
|Smith College Northampton, MA||9 : 1||2,894|
|Massachusetts Institute of Technology Cambridge, MA||8 : 1||11,520|
|Bard College at Simon's Rock Great Barrington, MA||7 : 1||398|