The University of Dayton is a top-tier Catholic research university that believes in the search for knowledge, the strength of community & development of the whole person. These values are integrated into our five Music degree programs.
The Department of Music offers degree programs including Bachelor of Music in music composition, music education, music performance and music therapy, and a Bachelor of Arts in Music with ethnomusicology, jazz studies and music studies concentrations. Minors are offered in music and music technology. In addition, a certificate in church music is available.
Through a cooperative program with the School of Education and Health Sciences, we also offer the Master of Science in Education with a music education concentration.
The University of Dayton is a fully accredited member of the National Association of Schools of Music. The music therapy degree is approved by the American Music Therapy Association. The music education degree is licensed by the State of Ohio.