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Online Music Performance and Theory Degree Programs

If you plan to make a career out of your love of music

Are you passionate about music, but curious if you can make a living with your passion? Do you want to earn a college degree, but are worried about fitting it into your already full schedule?

If you love music and would love a career in the music industry, an online music theory degree, may be just what you are seeking.

An online degree in music theory or performance can open doors for you. A music degree can lead to a career in composing, performing, and many other specialties. The hourly average for musicians in the U.S. is $17.85.

You can find music performance and theory degrees online, as well as certificates and other courses. 

Here are some careers these degrees may lead to:

  • Composer
  • Musician
  • Musical director
  • Professor
  • Accompanist
  • Songwriter
  • Vocalist

With our programs, you will build a strong foundation to enter the music industry. You will learn how music works and the elements of music. You can expect to learn basic fundamentals of music such as pitch, scales, rhythm, and melody to name a few.

More importantly, you can earn your degree at a pace that works for you.

Our online programs are tailored for the working adults. We understand that advancing your career is important to you, and we also understand how difficult it can be to attend classes at a traditional university.

With an online program, you get the best of both worlds–a degree from an accredited and respected institution, with a schedule you can handle.

Whether you seek a Master’s or certificaiton, we provide a variety of options. Courses might include marketing, music business, developing a record label, or individual instruments. Regardless of whether you want to become a performer or an educator, you have options.

Ready to take the next step?

Explore our programs below to see if anything sounds fun. When you find a program that fits your interests, click on the more information button. After you fill out our online form, a representative will contact you to talk about your goals and how we can help.