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Degree Program Description

Below is a summary-level description of the Music (BM) program. Please note that a campus listed with a program is a campus where the program can be completed. Most baccalaureate programs and some associate programs can be initiated at other campuses before requiring a change of campus to one listed for completion of the degree.

Music (BM)

A summary-level description of the Music (BM) program at Penn State
Major Code: MUSBM_BM
Program Type: Baccalaureate Degree Program
Degree: Bachelor of Music (BM)
College: Arts and Architecture
Status: Active
Required Years: 4.0
Program Option:
  • Composition (COMP)
  • Keyboard Instruments (KEYBD)
  • Strings, Winds, Brass and Percussion Instruments (SWBPI)
  • Voice (VOICE)
Completed at: University Park

Last Update: April 12‚ 2021


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