Music History, Literature, and Theory Colleges and Programs

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This educational program focuses on the development of musical instruments and techniques, the study of the historical evolution of music as a social and intellectual phenomenon, and the analysis and criticism of musical literature. This program includes in depth instruction in music history research methods, history of musical writing and notation, aesthetic analysis of musical compositions, the development of music theory, the development of musical instruments, and the study of specific periods, styles, cultural traditions, and themes.

The accredited schools, colleges and universities listed below offer majors and degree programs in Music History, Literature, and Theory.

Adams State College

208 Edgemont Blvd, Alamosa, CO 81102

Phone Number:(719) 587-7011
Website:www.adams.edu
School Type:4-year public
Awards Offered:Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Campus setting:Remote town
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:3,635 (2,648 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:20 to 1

American University

4400 Massachusetts Ave NW, Washington, DC 20016-8001

Phone Number:(202) 885-1000
Website:www.american.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:1-year certificate
Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Doctor's degree
Campus setting:Large city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:13,093 (6,958 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:12 to 1

Baldwin-Wallace College

275 Eastland Rd, Berea, OH 44017-2088

Phone Number:(440) 826-2900
Website:www.bw.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:1-year certificate
Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Campus setting:Large suburb
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:4,864 (3,892 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:13 to 1

Baylor University

500 Speight Ave., Waco, TX 76798

Phone Number:(254) 710-1011
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Doctor's degree
Campus setting:Midsize city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:15,709 (12,910 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:15 to 1

Boston University

One Silber Way, Boston, MA 2215

Phone Number:(617) 353-2000
Website:www.bu.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Doctor's degree
Campus setting:Large city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:39,982 (23,291 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:11 to 1

Bowling Green State University-Main Campus

220 McFall Ctr, Bowling Green, OH 43403

Phone Number:(419) 372-2531
Website:www.bgsu.edu
School Type:4-year public
Awards Offered:Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Doctor's degree – research/scholarship
Campus setting:Distant town
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:20,654 (16,359 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:20 to 1

Bridgewater College

402 E College St, Bridgewater, VA 22812-1599

Phone Number:(540) 828-8000
Website:www.bridgewater.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:Bachelor's degree
Campus setting:Small suburb
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:1,574 (1,574 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:12 to 1
Admissions:www.bridgewater.edu/Admissions
Financial Aid:www.bridgewater.edu/FinancingYourEducation
Online Application:www.bridgewater.edu/Admissions/StepsToApply

Brigham Young University

Main Campus, Provo, UT 84602

Phone Number:(801) 422-4636
Website:www.byu.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Doctor's degree
Campus setting:Midsize city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:42,868 (39,085 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:27 to 1

Brigham Young University-Hawaii

55-220 Kulanui Street, Laie, HI 96762-1294

Phone Number:(808) 675-3211
Website:www.byuh.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Campus setting:Distant town
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:3,248 (3,248 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:15 to 1
Admissions:admissions.byuh.edu/
Financial Aid:financialaid.byuh.edu/
Online Application:www.besmart.com/

Bucknell University

Dent Drive, Lewisburg, PA 17837

Phone Number:(570) 577-2000
Website:www.bucknell.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Campus setting:Distant town
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:3,823 (3,657 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:11 to 1

Butler University

4600 Sunset Ave, Indianapolis, IN 46208

Phone Number:(317) 940-8000
Website:www.butler.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Doctor's degree – professional practice
Campus setting:Large city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:4,720 (3,731 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:11 to 1
Admissions:go.butler.edu/about-admission/
Financial Aid:go.butler.edu/about-admission/financial-costs
Online Application:go.butler.edu/about-admission/apply

Case Western Reserve University

10900 Euclid Ave, Cleveland, OH 44106

Phone Number:(216) 368-2000
Website:www.case.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Doctor's degree
Campus setting:Large city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:10,586 (4,525 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:8 to 1

Catholic University of America

620 Michigan Avenue, NE, Washington, DC 20064

Phone Number:(202) 319-5000
Website:www.cua.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:2-year certificate
Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Doctor's degree
Campus setting:Large city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:7,230 (3,604 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:11 to 1

Chattahoochee Valley Community College

2602 College Drive, Phenix City, AL 36869

Phone Number:(334) 291-4900
Website:www.cv.edu
School Type:2-year public
Awards Offered:1-year certificate
2-year certificate
Associate's degree
Campus setting:Midsize suburb
Campus housing:No
Student Population:3,061 (3,061 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:25 to 1
Admissions:www.cv.edu/index.php?option=com_wrapper&Itemid=175
Financial Aid:http://www.cv.edu/
Online Application:http://www.cv.edu/?page_id=252

Colby College

4000 Mayflower Hill Drive, Waterville, ME 04901-8840

Phone Number:(207) 859-4000
Website:www.colby.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:Bachelor's degree
Campus setting:Rural fringe community
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:2,013 (2,013 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:10 to 1

Converse College

580 E Main St, Spartanburg, SC 29302-0006

Phone Number:(864) 596-9000
Website:www.converse.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Campus setting:Small city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:3,544 (825 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:43 to 1
Admissions:www.converse.edu/Admissions/

CUNY Hunter College

695 Park Ave, New York, NY 10065

Phone Number:(212) 772-4000
Website:www.hunter.cuny.edu
School Type:4-year public
Awards Offered:Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Doctor's degree – research/scholarship
Campus setting:Large city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:27,199 (20,024 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:16 to 1

Eastern Michigan University

Ypsilanti, MI 48197

Phone Number:(734) 487-1849
Website:www.emich.edu
School Type:4-year public
Awards Offered:Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Doctor's degree – research/scholarship
Campus setting:Large suburb
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:27,032 (20,345 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:22 to 1

Five Towns College

305 North Service Road, Dix Hills, NY 11746-5871

Phone Number:(631) 424-7000
Website:www.ftc.edu
School Type:4-year private for-profit
Awards Offered:Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Doctor's degree – professional practice
Campus setting:Large suburb
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:1,360 (1,230 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:13 to 1
Admissions:www.ftc.edu/Admissions/adm_overview.html
Financial Aid:www.ftc.edu/Admissions/adm_financial.html
Online Application:www.ftc.edu/Admissions/adm_undergrad.html

Hardin-Simmons University

2200 Hickory, Abilene, TX 79698-0001

Phone Number:(325) 670-1000
Website:www.hsutx.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Doctor's degree
Campus setting:Midsize city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:2,556 (2,011 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:14 to 1
Admissions:www.hsutx.edu/admissions
Financial Aid:www.hsutx.edu/admissions/undergraduate/financia…
Online Application:www.hsutx.edu/admissions/undergraduate/applying…

Johns Hopkins University

3400 N Charles St, Mason Hall, Baltimore, MD 21218-2688

Phone Number:(410) 516-8000
Website:www.jhu.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:4-year certificate
Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Doctor's degree
Campus setting:Large city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:24,599 (6,337 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:7 to 1

Loyola University New Orleans

6363 Saint Charles Ave, New Orleans, LA 70118-6143

Phone Number:(504) 865-2011
Website:www.loyno.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Other degree
Doctor's degree – professional practice
Campus setting:Large city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:5,223 (3,001 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:13 to 1
Admissions:apply.loyno.edu/
Financial Aid:www.loyno.edu/financialaid/
Online Application:secure.loyno.edu/apply/application/

Ohio State University-Main Campus

190 N. Oval Mall, Columbus, OH 43210

Phone Number:(614) 292-6446
Website:www.osu.edu
School Type:4-year public
Awards Offered:Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Doctor's degree
Campus setting:Large city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:62,807 (45,667 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:15 to 1

Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus

201 Old Main, University Park, PA 16802-1589

Phone Number:(814) 865-4700
Website:www.psu.edu
School Type:4-year public
Awards Offered:1-year certificate
Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Doctor's degree
Campus setting:Small city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:48,407 (40,792 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:18 to 1

Syracuse University

Syracuse, NY 13244-5040

Phone Number:(315) 443-1870
Website:syr.edu/
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:1-year certificate
Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Doctor's degree
Campus setting:Midsize city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:30,241 (23,229 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:21 to 1

The New England Conservatory of Music

290 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA 02115-5018

Phone Number:(617) 585-1100
Website:necmusic.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:4-year certificate
Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Doctor's degree – research/scholarship
Campus setting:Large city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:750 (368 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:4 to 1
Admissions:necmusic.edu/apply-nec
Financial Aid:www.necmusic.edu/financial-aid
Online Application:www.unifiedapps.org/

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

601 E John Street, Champaign, IL 61820-5711

Phone Number:(217) 333-1000
Website:www.illinois.edu/
School Type:4-year public
Awards Offered:4-year certificate
Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Doctor's degree
Campus setting:Small city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:46,585 (32,620 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:19 to 1

University of Oregon

110 Johnson Hall, Eugene, OR 97403

Phone Number:(541) 346-1000
Website:www.uoregon.edu
School Type:4-year public
Awards Offered:Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Doctor's degree
Campus setting:Midsize city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:25,302 (19,862 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:23 to 1

University of Washington-Seattle Campus

1400 NE Campus Parkway, Seattle, WA 98195-4550

Phone Number:(206) 543-2100
Website:www.washington.edu
School Type:4-year public
Awards Offered:Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Doctor's degree
Campus setting:Large city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:49,323 (35,420 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:12 to 1
Admissions:admit.washington.edu/admission/
Financial Aid:www.washington.edu/students/osfa/
Online Application:admit.washington.edu/admission/

University of Wisconsin-Madison

500 Lincoln Dr, Madison, WI 53706-1380

Phone Number:(608) 262-1234
Website:www.wisc.edu
School Type:4-year public
Awards Offered:Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Doctor's degree
Campus setting:Midsize city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:45,989 (33,669 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:16 to 1

Wake Forest University

1834 Wake Forest Road, Winston Salem, NC 27106

Phone Number:(336) 758-5000
Website:www.wfu.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Doctor's degree
Campus setting:Midsize city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:7,526 (4,825 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:5 to 1

West Chester University of Pennsylvania

University Avenue and High Street, West Chester, PA 19383

Phone Number:(610) 436-1000
Website:www.wcupa.edu
School Type:4-year public
Awards Offered:Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Campus setting:Large suburb
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:16,765 (13,156 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:22 to 1
Admissions:www.wcupa.edu/_admissions/sch_adm/
Financial Aid:www.wcupa.edu/_SERVICES/FIN_AID/
Online Application:www.applyweb.com/apply/pawest/menu.html

Western Washington University

516 High St, Bellingham, WA 98225-9008

Phone Number:(360) 650-3000
Website:www.wwu.edu
School Type:4-year public
Awards Offered:Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Campus setting:Small city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:16,895 (15,122 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:21 to 1
Admissions:www.admissions.wwu.edu
Financial Aid:www.finaid.wwu.edu
Online Application:www.admissions.wwu.edu/apply

Wright State University-Main Campus

3640 Colonel Glenn Highway, Dayton, OH 45435-0001

Phone Number:(937) 775-3333
Website:www.wright.edu
School Type:4-year public
Awards Offered:Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Doctor's degree – professional practice
Campus setting:Large suburb
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:20,814 (14,901 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:17 to 1
Admissions:www.wright.edu/admissions/
Financial Aid:www.wright.edu/admissions/finaid/
Online Application:www.applyweb.com/apply/wright/menu.html

Youngstown State University

One University Plaza, Youngstown, OH 44555-0001

Phone Number:(877) 468-6978
Website:www.ysu.edu
School Type:4-year public
Awards Offered:2-year certificate
Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Doctor's degree – professional practice
Campus setting:Small city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:16,784 (14,603 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:18 to 1
Admissions:web.ysu.edu/admissions
Financial Aid:cfweb.cc.ysu.edu/finaid/index.cfm
Online Application:web.ysu.edu/gen/ysu/Apply_to_YSU_m140.html

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