Stringed Instruments Colleges and Programs

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This educational program is designed to prepare individual to master a stringed instrument and performing arts as ensemble, solo, and/or accompanist performers. This program includes in depth instruction in playing and personal style development.

The accredited schools, colleges and universities listed below offer majors and degree programs in Stringed Instruments.

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

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

Carnegie Mellon University

5000 Forbes Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15213-3890

Phone Number:(412) 268-2000
Website:www.cmu.edu/
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:Bachelor’s degree
Master’s degree
Post-master’s certificate
Doctor’s degree – other
Campus setting:Large city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:11,572 (6,195 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:13 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

Central Washington University

400 East University Way, Ellensburg, WA 98926-7501

Phone Number:(509) 963-1111
Website:www.cwu.edu
School Type:4-year public
Awards Offered:Bachelor’s degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master’s degree
Campus setting:Distant town
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:12,944 (12,073 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:22 to 1
Admissions:www.cwu.edu/~cwuadmis/
Financial Aid:www.cwu.edu/~finaid/
Online Application:www.applyweb.com/apply/cwu/index.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…

Hope College

141 E 12th St, Holland, MI 49423

Phone Number:(616) 395-7000
Website:www.hope.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:Bachelor’s degree
Campus setting:Small city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:3,511 (3,511 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:11 to 1
Admissions:www.hope.edu/admissions
Financial Aid:www.hope.edu/admin/finaid
Online Application:www.hope.edu/admissions/apply

Longy School of Music

One Follen St, Cambridge, MA 2138

Phone Number:618E13
Website:www.longy.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:4-year certificate
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master’s degree
Post-master’s certificate
Campus setting:Midsize city
Campus housing:No
Student Population:219 (44 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:2 to 1

Northwestern University

633 Clark St, Evanston, IL 60208

Phone Number:(847) 491-3741
Website:www.northwestern.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:2-year certificate
Bachelor’s degree
Master’s degree
Post-master’s certificate
Doctor’s degree
Campus setting:Small city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:21,412 (9,769 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:10 to 1

Roosevelt University

430 S Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL 60605-1394

Phone Number:(312) 341-3500
Website:www.roosevelt.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:1-year certificate
Bachelor’s degree
Master’s degree
Post-master’s certificate
Doctor’s degree
Campus setting:Large city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:9,450 (5,302 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:14 to 1
Admissions:www.roosevelt.edu/admission/default.asp
Financial Aid:www.roosevelt.edu/financialaid/default.htm
Online Application:www.roosevelt.edu/admission/apps.htm

San Francisco Conservatory of Music

50 Oak Street, San Francisco, CA 94102-6011

Phone Number:416E13
Website:www.sfcm.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:4-year certificate
Bachelor’s degree
Master’s degree
Post-master’s certificate
Campus setting:Large city
Campus housing:No
Student Population:414 (212 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:5 to 1

Stetson University

421 N Woodland Blvd, DeLand, FL 32723

Phone Number:(386) 822-7000
Website:www.stetson.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:Bachelor’s degree
Master’s degree
Post-master’s certificate
Doctor’s degree – professional practice
Campus setting:Midsize suburb
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:4,102 (2,277 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:12 to 1

Texas Christian University

2800 S University Dr, Fort Worth, TX 76129

Phone Number:(817) 257-7000
Website:www.tcu.edu/
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:2-year certificate
4-year certificate
Bachelor’s degree
Master’s degree
Post-master’s certificate
Doctor’s degree
Campus setting:Large city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:9,139 (7,783 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:18 to 1
Admissions:admissions.tcu.edu
Financial Aid:fam.tcu.edu
Online Application:admissions.tcu.edu/apply/default.asp

The Juilliard School

60 Lincoln Center Plaza, New York, NY 10023-6588

Phone Number:(212) 799-5000
Website:www.juilliard.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 – other
Campus setting:Large city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:1,096 (753 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:4 to 1
Admissions:www.juilliard.edu/admissions/admissions.html
Financial Aid:www.juilliard.edu/admissions/financial.html
Online Application:apply.embark.com/grad/juilliard/22/

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 Akron Main Campus

302 Buchtel Common, Akron, OH 44325-4702

Phone Number:(330) 972-7111
Website:www.uakron.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:Midsize city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:29,090 (23,110 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:18 to 1
Admissions:www.uakron.edu/admissions/
Financial Aid:www.uakron.edu/finaid/
Online Application:www.uakron.edu/admissions/onLineApplInst.php

University of Arizona

1401 E University, Tucson, AZ 85721-0066

Phone Number:(520) 621-2211
Website:www.arizona.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:42,053 (32,322 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:19 to 1

University of Central Oklahoma

100 N University Dr, Edmond, OK 73034

Phone Number:(405) 974-2000
Website:www.uco.edu
School Type:4-year public
Awards Offered:Associate’s degree
4-year certificate
Bachelor’s degree
Master’s degree
Campus setting:Large suburb
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:18,972 (16,724 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:23 to 1

University of Michigan-Ann Arbor

Ann Arbor, MI 48109

Phone Number:(734) 764-1817
Website:www.umich.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:43,211 (26,730 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:7 to 1

University of Nebraska at Omaha

6001 Dodge St, Omaha, NE 68182-0225

Phone Number:(402) 554-2800
Website:www.unomaha.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 city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:17,225 (13,362 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:20 to 1

University of Southern California

University Park, Los Angeles, CA 90089

Phone Number:(213) 740-2311
Website:www.usc.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
Doctor’s degree – other
Campus setting:Large city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:36,936 (17,834 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:12 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/

Vanderbilt University

2101 West End Avenue, Nashville, TN 37240

Phone Number:(615) 322-7311
Website:www.vanderbilt.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:Bachelor’s degree
Master’s degree
Doctor’s degree
Campus setting:Large city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:12,854 (6,738 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:4 to 1
Admissions:www.vanderbilt.edu/Admissions/
Financial Aid:www.vanderbilt.edu/financialaid/index.html
Online Application:www.vanderbilt.edu/Admissions/applyNow.php

Willamette University

900 State St, Salem, OR 97301

Phone Number:(503) 370-6300
Website:www.willamette.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:Bachelor’s degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master’s degree
Doctor’s degree – professional practice
Campus setting:Midsize city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:3,053 (2,067 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:9 to 1
Admissions:www.willamette.edu/admission.htm
Financial Aid:www.willamette.edu/dept/finaid/
Online Application:www.willamette.edu/admission/apply/

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