What Can I Do With A Major In Music?


The Northeastern State University Department of Music is a part of the College of Liberal Arts.

Its mission is to provide undergraduate education leading to the Bachelor of Arts degree (with options in Musical Arts, Music (Business), Performance and Jazz Studies) and to provide coursework directed to the general student population.

Through quality teaching, research and scholarly activities, service to local and professional communities, and high expectations, dedicated faculty and staff provide a friendly learning environment where students are prepared to achieve socially responsible career and personal goals for success in a challenging global society.


Career Opportunities

  • Actor/Actress
  • Choreographer
  • Composer
  • Dancer
  • Librarian
  • Music Arranger and Orchestrator
  • Music Director
  • Music Teacher
  • Music Therapist
  • Musician
  • Radio & TV Producer
  • Radio & TV Program Director
  • Recreational Therapist
  • Singer
  • Talent Agent
  • Technical Director/Manager
  • Theater and Media Director

Related Skills

  • Contact with Public
  • Decision Making
  • Leading Others
  • Listening
  • Negotiating
  • Performing Arts
  • Problem Solving
  • Reading Comprehension
  • Reasoning
  • Social Perceptiveness
  • Speaking
  • Teaching
  • Troubleshooting

Degree Information