Music

Music and Performing Arts

UNK's music programs offer quality instruction, personal supervision, and excellent and varied performance opportunities.  All of our full-time faculty have earned doctorates or the highest degree in their discipline, yet each teaches all levels of students from freshman to graduates.

  • Master of Arts in Education: Music Education (now online)
  • Bachelor of Music: Music Education - K12
  • Bachelor of Music: Performance (emphasis areas: Composition, Vocal, Instrumental, Piano, Piano with Pedagogy Emphasis)
  • Bachelor of Music: Musical Theatre
  • Bachelor of Music: Music Comprehensive - Music Business Emphasis
  • Bachelor of arts: Music
  • Piano Pedagogy Certificate
  • Music Minor for Elementary Education Majors
  • Music Minor

Small classes and immediate musical involvement provide channels for student activity.  All programs give students purposeful, realistic and challenging learning situations, and are fully accredited by the National Association of Schools of Music.

Learning and Performance Space

Fine Arts Building

The Music programs of the College of Fine Arts and Humanities are housed in the Fine Arts Center, which features a 500-seat recital hall and a a 350-seat theater; a 100-seat Blackbox theater; costume shop and scenic/lighting design labs; dance studio; and large instrumental and choral rehearsal rooms.

Our classrooms and studios feature the latest in technology for digital recording, the latest sound equipment and computer technology and large-screen video displays, and the latest computer technology.