Is music your passion? Have you always dreamed of performing or having a career in the music industry or music education? The Eastern Kentucky University School of Music provides you with the unique opportunity to study under nationally-recognized faculty, guest artists and clinicians, as well as the opportunity to perform alongside award-winning ensembles at national and international festivals.

Degree Concentrations

Master’s Bachelor’s Minor Online
Music Performance Music Performance Music M.M. Music Education
Conducting Music Industry Musical Theatre
Music Education Recording Arts
Theory and Composition
Music Education

Eastern Kentucky University is an accredited institutional member of the National Association of Schools of Music.


Job Opportunities for Graduates

  • Public school teacher
  • Composers
  • Instrument creators/designers
  • Recording studio professionals
  • Arts administrators
  • Arts managers
  • Performing musicians – including military bands
  • College professors
  • Master’s and doctoral students

Scholarship Opportunities

Students in EKU’s Music program are eligible to apply for the following scholarships:


The EKU School of Music