The Music Department strives to develop a true community of learners where a challenging curriculum is integrated with professional training so that graduates are prepared to excel in their chosen specializations.
Graduates of this department:
perform instrumentally and/or vocally with artistic competence
conduct musical groups with attention to artistic concerns
know the field of music study; can use its technical vocabulary and common approaches; can describe current issues and significant artistic works
assess their own performance for purposes of continued development
work effectively with others and demonstrate respect for them
can describe the values of this Benedictine institution and reflect on them in their work
contribute to their civic, cultural, and professional communities
The University of Mary Music Program is accredited as an Associate Member of the National Association of Schools of Music.