Areas of Study


Do you enjoy picking up an instrument and playing it all day long? Were you practicing Mozart’s 41st symphony at a young age? Or could you simply put on headphones and drift into a state of melody for an hour or two? If all this sounds like “music” to your ears, then you may wish to make it your degree.

UTSA’s Music Program

At UTSA, a music degree provides a firm foundation to nurture your creative calling. You’ll be able to choose a concentration in any of the following: Music Studies, Music Composition, Music Performance or Music Marketing. Concentrations are declared after you’ve been admitted and have met with your academic advisor

.A degree in Music from UTSA provides a rich and fulfilling contribution to the greater community and is a nationally recognized program accredited by the National Association of Schools of Music. You’ll follow down the footsteps of many of today’s greatest entertainers as you pursue a career as a sound engineer, composer, choreographer, musician, singer or music instructor. 

Career Resources

UTSA’s University Career Center offers several resources to help students identify and develop the global skills necessary to successfully pursue and achieve lifelong career goals.

What can I do with a Music major?

Marketable Skills

Please note that there are additional admission requirements that need to be met in order to be admitted into this major. View all of UTSA’s specific admission requirements here.

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