Musical technique matters.

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

Program acceptance requires participation in a first semester jury exam.

  • Overview

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

    A bachelor's degree in performance prepares you for a range of career options and graduate programs.

    • Professional performer
    • Graduate studies
    • Musical foundation
    • Private music teacher

    Relevant Classes

    A well-rounded list of liberal arts and major classes prepare you to excel as an innovative, character-driven professional. And trained advisers provide the personalized, strengths-focused guidance you need to thrive as a college student and complete your degree.

    Download a semester-by-semester class planning guide. This shows how you can finish your degree in four years.

  • Global Internships

    100% of our traditional undergraduate students complete an academic internship or practicum. More than a graduation requirement, this real-world experience helps you explore your calling and gain practical skills for career success.

    With guidance from the Center for Career & Life Calling, our students land internships at trusted businesses and nonprofits around the world.

    • Berkley Hills Community Church
    • Christ Memorial Church
    • Fellowship of Faith
    • Opera Grand Rapids
    • Tabernacle Community Church

    Job Outcomes

    Cornerstone alumni are tireless in their passion to influence our world for Christ as servant leaders. You can find CU graduates building lives that matter at workplaces based in West Michigan and beyond.

    • Brightside Community Church
    • Main Street Music
    • Silas Radio TV Firm LLC
    • St. Cecilia Music Center