Music Programs

Bachelor Degrees Offered

The Department of Fine Arts offers the Bachelor of Science in Music and Music Education.  The B.S. in Music has concentrations in performance (emphases: vocal or instrumental) and Sacred Music.

Bachelor of Science in Performance: Vocal, Instrumental, or Piano

For students seeking a future as a professional performer or private music lesson instructor.  Students must have a primary instrument/voice and audition for acceptance into the UMO Department of Fine Arts.

Sacred Music

The Sacred Music Major is a program that focuses on the history, theory, composition, and performance of music for religious or sacred purposes.

Bachelor of Science in Music Education

The University of Mount Olive prepares students to teach music at both the elementary and secondary levels. This program prepares students to teach general music and both choral and instrumental ensemble classes. The music education program also guides students through the State of North Carolina licensure procedure.