Loyola University Maryland

Department of Fine Arts

Music Degree Information

Students at Loyola may major in Fine Arts with a concentration in Music, minor in Music, or take Music courses as electives. Students may also participate in music activities regardless of their major or minor.

For students interested in teaching music, Loyola also offers a state-approved certificate granting program in Music Education. Students in this area major in Music and minor in Secondary Education. Please contact Dr. Remi Chiu for further information.

Major:

  • 11 three-credit courses
  • A minimum of 6 semesters of Applied Music (private instruction in an instrument or voice)
  • A minimum of 6 semesters of an ensemble (Concert Choir, Cantorei, Jazz Ensemble, Jazz Combo, Chamber Ensemble, or Steel Pan Ensemble)
  • 4 semesters of Ear Training

Minor:

  • 2 lower-division courses
  • 4 upper-division courses
  • 4 semesters of Applied Music (private instruction in an instrument or voice)
  • 4 semesters of an ensemble (Concert Choir, Cantorei, Jazz Ensemble, Jazz Combo, Chamber Ensemble, or Steel Pan Ensemble)
  • 2 semesters of Ear Training
Questions about a Music degree at Loyola University Maryland? Contact us.
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Communication, Fine Arts
A collage of drawings of the human form with various cultural modifications
Course Snapshot

Exploring Studio Arts 303: Life Drawing

Students in this fine arts class examine the structure—and intellectual context—of the human anatomy.