Music Composition Minor
Department of Music & Theatre

Music Composition Minor

  • Minor
  • Undergraduate

17–18 credits

required for minor

A degree in music composition lays a foundation for graduate study or further experiences writing music in classical, sacred, educational, commercial, or film genres.

Music composition may be the right degree for you if you

  • enjoy vocal or instrumental music
  • have a knack for songwriting
  • are interested in a career in music

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