The Department of Music provides a diverse program of training in music that reflects historical traditions of music, music education, and music ministry leadership. It seeks to broaden each student’s knowledge of musical practice and to challenge all students to develop and utilize their artistic talents in both secular and sacred contexts in ways consistent with their Christian worldview.
Further, the Department of Music prepares students for opportunities to study music at the graduate level in varying areas of specialization and for professional success in vocations in the field and its related fields.
East Texas Baptist University is an accredited institutional member of the National Association of Schools of Music.
The Department offers the Bachelor of Music degree with majors in vocal performance, piano performance, music and worship in ministry, and music education. A Bachelor of Arts music major is also available as preparatory study to graduate work in certain areas of specialty or as cultural enrichment. A minor in music is also offered.
Elaboration of the following materials may be found in the Music Student Handbook.
You can find the Music Course Rotations here.
STUDENT LEARNING OUTCOMES
- Students will demonstrate competency in music technology programs critical to the music discipline.
- Students will demonstrate performance skills in their primary concentration appropriate to their declared major.
Music BA is available with the following concentrations: