Musical technique matters.

The B.Mus. is a professional degree program containing two-thirds music coursework and one-third general studies. This degree is designed for gifted individuals with a passion for revealing Christ's creation through musical artistry.

  • Overview

    • School: Traditional Undergrad Academics
    • Division: Music
    • Degree Type: Bachelor of Music
    • Format: Residential
    • Location: Grand Rapids
  • Program Details

    • Major Credit Hours: 78
    • Program Acceptance: Requires participation in a first semester jury exam.
    • Career Opportunities:
      • Professional performer
      • Graduate studies
      • Musical foundation
      • Private music teacher
    • Application Deadline: Rolling admission
      • Fall semester—August 15
      • Spring semester—January 1

    Degree Completion

    You can earn a Bachelor of Music in Music Performance degree in four years.

    Download a semester-by-semester class planning guide to preview the steps required to complete your degree.

  • Related Majors

    If you have interest in performance, learn more about other degree programs the Music Division offers:

    Internship Locations

    100% of Cornerstone University's traditional undergraduate students complete an internship experience.

    Performance majors have received hands-on, professional training as interns with these organizations:

    • Opera Grand Rapids
    • Local Churches
    • Fellowship of Faith