Music Program

Turning talent into artistry

The music program provides performance and study opportunities to prepare you for the professional world of music as a performer, educator, and scholar. You will find personal attention, small class sizes, innovative programs, outstanding ensembles, and a close-knit community of students and faculty. As we are an undergraduate-only program, you will have numerous performance and leadership opportunities. Our accreditation by the National Association of Schools of Music means that you will be qualified to continue musical training at the graduate level. 


Our graduates go on to teach, perform, attend prestigious graduate schools, direct church music programs, and work in the music business and music-related fields. Below is a list of the various fields our music graduates have pursued.

  • Teaching
  • Music Therapist
  • Performance
  • Church Musician
  • Music Industry
  • Television/Radio Industry
  • Music Librarian Audio Engineering
  • Music Arranging
  • Music Composition
  • Recording Engineer
  • Music Software Development
  • Symphony Orchestra\Conducting Film Scoring
  • Recording Editing
  • Virtual Reality Sound Environments (Internet, Games, Programs)
  • Music Therapy

Contact

University of Portland
5000 N. Willamette Blvd.,
Portland, Oregon 97203-5798

503.943.8000

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