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 Memphis offers 5 Music, General degree programs. It's a very large, public, four-year university in a large city. In 2019, 55 Music, General students graduated with students earning 27 Bachelor's degrees, 20 Master's degrees, 7 Doctoral degrees, and 1 Certificate.
The University of Tennessee-Knoxville offers 3 Music, General degree programs. It's a very large, public, four-year university in a midsize city. In 2019, 78 Music, General students graduated with students earning 47 Bachelor's degrees, 28 Master's degrees, and 3 Certificates.
|School||Average Tuition||Student Teacher Ratio||Enrolled Students|
|Vanderbilt University Nashville, TN||11 : 1||13,131|
|Belmont University Nashville, TN||22 : 1||8,440|
|University of Memphis Memphis, TN||24 : 1||21,685|
|The University of Tennessee-Chattanooga Chattanooga, TN||23 : 1||11,651|
|Middle Tennessee State University Murfreesboro, TN||23 : 1||21,721|
|Rhodes College Memphis, TN||11 : 1||2,010|
|The University of Tennessee-Knoxville Knoxville, TN||18 : 1||29,460|
|East Tennessee State University Johnson City, TN||23 : 1||14,191|
|Tennessee Technological University Cookeville, TN||24 : 1||10,140|
|Austin Peay State University Clarksville, TN||29 : 1||11,048|
|Lee University Cleveland, TN||28 : 1||5,189|
|The University of Tennessee-Martin Martin, TN||26 : 1||7,280|
|Lipscomb University Nashville, TN||20 : 1||4,595|
|Union University Jackson, TN||14 : 1||3,172|
|The University of the South Sewanee, TN||10 : 1||1,768|
|Tennessee State University Nashville, TN||25 : 1||8,081|
|Carson-Newman University Jefferson City, TN||23 : 1||2,725|
|Freed-Hardeman University Henderson, TN||21 : 1||2,117|
|Maryville College Maryville, TN||15 : 1||1,143|
|Southern Adventist University Collegedale, TN||20 : 1||2,834|