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 Options

    • 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.

  • Real-World Experience

    Here, 100% of traditional undergraduate students complete an academic internship or practicum. More than a graduation requirement, this hands-on opportunity helps you explore your vocation and gain the practical experience necessary for career success.

    With support from campus resources such as the Center for Career & Life Calling, our students have landed internships at organizations such as:

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

    Marketable Expertise

    Cornerstone graduates are influencers in their work, neighborhoods and world for Christ. You can find them building lives that matter in West Michigan and countries around the world.

    Because of their broad knowledge base, major-specific skills and servant leadership qualities, they've contributed value to teams at:

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