With practical, hands-on learning, musical performance opportunities and a close-knit visual and performing arts community, music majors will be prepared for a rewarding career within the thriving music industry or for advanced music-related study. Merrimack College’s Bachelor of Arts in Music unlocks your creative potential while providing you with a comprehensive music education. The degree reflects current trends in music production and engineering and introduces you to music production software and equipment, music composition programs, music theory and history, and more.

There are a number of music and music business career paths available to you upon graduation. You will also be well-prepared to enter a music-related graduate program at the master’s and doctoral levels to pursue music therapy, musicology, music librarianship or other programs.Use the Career Insight tool below to see real-time labor market data on jobs in this field.