About Us

Are you passionate about music? If you have a high level of musical competence in either instrumental or vocal performance, our music program is the place for you. Lynchburg College is accredited by the National Association of Schools of Music (NASM).

We offer two majors (BA) and four minors in music.

Music major emphases:

Music Education major emphases:


What Will I Study?

The music major offers emphases (concentrated study) in instrumental and vocal performance. The music education major offers emphases in instrumental education and vocal education.

You will have the chance to perform in a variety of student musical groups, as well as in off-campus productions, including with a local opera company and symphony.

What Kind of Job Can I Get?

Whether they choose to further their education in graduate school or not (40% do), our graduates get jobs in areas like professional performance, theatre, and teaching.

What Are Some of Our Graduates Doing?

Find out what our graduates are doing.

Master of Arts in Music

Our Master of Arts in Music provides advanced and in-depth training opportunities for both choral and instrumental conducting professionals in schools, churches, and community organizations.