Music Related Majors

There are 16 concentrations within music alone. For those wishing to broaden their search, music is but one of 10 related majors within the broader visual and performing arts field of study.

Music Concentrations

Explore reports on the most popular concentrations music has to offer.

Major Annual Degrees Awarded
General Music 11,379
Music Performance 7,348
Music Technology 1,493
Other Music 1,235
Music Theory & Composition 1,094
Voice Performance 670
Jazz Studies 526
Keyboard Instruments 499
Stringed Instruments 492
Music Pedagogy 192
Music History 191
Conducting 158
Musicology & Ethnomusicology 136
Woodwind Instruments 118
Brass Instruments 107
Percussion Instruments 39

Other Visual & Performing Arts Majors

The visual and performing arts program area contains 10 different majors.

Major Annual Degrees Awarded
Fine & Studio Arts 33,317
Design & Applied Arts 30,023
Drama & Theater Arts 16,685
Film, Video & Photographic Arts 15,516
General Visual & Performing Arts 5,811
Arts & Media Management 4,746
Dance 3,237
Other Visual Art 937
Crafts, Folk Art & Artisanry 103
Community/Environmental/Socially-Engaged Art 3

Choosing The Right Music Major

With over 2,100 different majors to choose from, selecting the best one can be daunting. The best fit for you should align with your goals, interests and natural strengths. Want help selecting the best match major for you? Try Majors Matcher.

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