Whether you want to become a music educator, performer, composer, musicologist, or critic, at IUP you will be exposed to a range of instruments, music styles, and career options.
Music Education, BSEd
Music Performance, BFA
Popular Music Studies Certificate
(A bachelor’s degree in musical theater is offered through the Theater Department, which has open auditions for the musical.)
Whether your goal is to achieve your level II certification as a music teacher or heighten your musicianship for a career as a professional musician, IUP has the resources to bring your passion for music to its highest level.
Music Education, MA
Music Performance, MA
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Auditions for the IUP music degree programs take place during Experience IUP Days. For more information about auditioning for the IUP Department of Music see our admission requirements and audition guidelines.
Information about auditioning for fall 2021 entrance, including audition dates, will be posted soon.
Our ensembles are available to any student, regardless of major. Any IUP student who has reached 15 credits of classes may participate in additional ensembles for zero credit, so you can be part of the IUP music scene without having to pay additional tuition.
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