College of Arts & Sciences
The Department of Music at Mississippi University for Women is an accredited institutional member of the National Association of Schools of Music (NASM) for the B.A. in Music with an emphasis in General Music and the Bachelor of Music in Music Education.
The B.M. in Music Education program is approved by the Mississippi State Department of Education and accredited by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education, thereby enabling graduates to satisfy the certification requirements for the State of Mississippi in Music Education.
The Music Therapy program is approved by the American Music Therapy Association.
To be admitted to the Music Program, prospective majors must audition in an applied area. Information concerning auditions may be obtained from the Chair of the Department of Music.
Requirements for a minor in music include the following 18 semester hours:
Three hours of theoryThree hours of history/literatureFour hours of ensemblesFour hours of applied or class applied musicFour hours of music electives.
Department of MusicDr. Julia MortyakovaChair
Poindexter Hall Phone: (662) 241-6399Fax: (662) 329-8562
1100 College Street Columbus, MS 39701phone: 662.329.4750 or 877.462.8439