Performing Arts Schools Offering Music Programs

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Our 2017 ranking contains 460 performing arts schools offering music degree programs. Music majors are the most popular in California (38 schools), Texas (37 schools), and Illinois (28 schools).

The best music program in the United States is offered by The Juilliard School. That school offers an excellent music program evaluated with five-star rating for curriculum and four stars for teaching.

The Top 50 music schools are below. To check all music schools, please narrow your search by state or degree. Also, check our latest ranking of the top music colleges in USA.


Top 50 music schools:

The Juilliard School - Performing Arts School Ranking
1. The Juilliard School

New York City, New York

The New England Conservatory of Music - Performing Arts School Ranking
Northwestern University - Performing Arts School Ranking
3. Northwestern University

Evanston, Illinois

University of Southern California - Performing Arts School Ranking
San Francisco Conservatory of Music - Performing Arts School Ranking
The New School - Performing Arts School Ranking
6. The New School

New York City, New York

University of Washington Seattle - Performing Arts School Ranking
Brigham Young University Provo - Performing Arts School Ranking
Syracuse University - Performing Arts School Ranking
9. Syracuse University

Syracuse, New York

University of Cincinnati - Performing Arts School Ranking
Carnegie Mellon University - Performing Arts School Ranking
11. Carnegie Mellon University

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

University of California Davis - Performing Arts School Ranking
Pratt Institute - Performing Arts School Ranking
13. Pratt Institute

Brooklyn, New York

Indiana University Bloomington - Performing Arts School Ranking
New York University - Performing Arts School Ranking
15. New York University

New York City, New York

Temple University - Performing Arts School Ranking
16. Temple University

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

University of California Irvine - Performing Arts School Ranking
Florida State University - Performing Arts School Ranking
18. Florida State University

Tallahassee, Florida

Rice University - Performing Arts School Ranking
19. Rice University

Houston, Texas

Texas State University - Performing Arts School Ranking
California State University Chico - Performing Arts School Ranking
University of Michigan Ann Arbor - Performing Arts School Ranking
Utah Valley University - Performing Arts School Ranking
University of Kansas - Performing Arts School Ranking
24. University of Kansas

Lawrence, Kansas

University of Notre Dame - Performing Arts School Ranking
25. University of Notre Dame

Notre Dame, Indiana

Vanderbilt University - Performing Arts School Ranking
26. Vanderbilt University

Nashville, Tennessee

Puerto Rico Conservatory of Music - Performing Arts School Ranking
Catholic University of America - Performing Arts School Ranking
28. Catholic University of America

Washington, District of Columbia

North Carolina State University at Raleigh - Performing Arts School Ranking
CUNY New York City College of Technology - Performing Arts School Ranking
University of Miami - Performing Arts School Ranking
31. University of Miami

Coral Gables, Florida

University of North Texas - Performing Arts School Ranking
Savannah College of Art and Design - Performing Arts School Ranking
The University of Texas at Austin - Performing Arts School Ranking
Purdue University - Performing Arts School Ranking
35. Purdue University

West Lafayette, Indiana

Sam Houston State University - Performing Arts School Ranking
San Francisco State University - Performing Arts School Ranking
37. San Francisco State University

San Francisco, California

Washington University in St Louis - Performing Arts School Ranking
University at Buffalo - Performing Arts School Ranking
39. University at Buffalo

Buffalo, New York

University of Rochester - Performing Arts School Ranking
40. University of Rochester

Rochester, New York

Lehigh University - Performing Arts School Ranking
41. Lehigh University

Bethlehem, Pennsylvania

SUNY at Purchase College - Performing Arts School Ranking
Chapman University - Performing Arts School Ranking
43. Chapman University

Orange, California

Ohio State University - Performing Arts School Ranking
Pennsylvania State University - Performing Arts School Ranking
45. Pennsylvania State University

University Park, Pennsylvania

Harrington College of Design - Performing Arts School Ranking
Maryland Institute College of Art - Performing Arts School Ranking
Michigan State University - Performing Arts School Ranking
48. Michigan State University

East Lansing, Michigan

Boston University - Performing Arts School Ranking
49. Boston University

Boston, Massachusetts

University of South Carolina Columbia - Performing Arts School Ranking


Music schools by state:

Schools by State10 Music Schools in Alabama8 Music Schools in Arizona1 Music Schools in Arkansas38 Music Schools in California2 Music Schools in Colorado5 Music Schools in Connecticut2 Music Schools in Delaware11 Music Schools in Florida22 Music Schools in Georgia3 Music Schools in Idaho28 Music Schools in Illinois14 Music Schools in Indiana8 Music Schools in Iowa7 Music Schools in Kansas3 Music Schools in Kentucky3 Music Schools in Louisiana1 Music Schools in Maine9 Music Schools in Maryland14 Music Schools in Massachusetts20 Music Schools in Michigan9 Music Schools in Minnesota1 Music Schools in Mississippi10 Music Schools in MissouriNo Music Schools in Montana5 Music Schools in Nebraska1 Music Schools in Nevada1 Music Schools in New Hampshire3 Music Schools in New Jersey5 Music Schools in New Mexico27 Music Schools in New York9 Music Schools in North Carolina1 Music Schools in North Dakota21 Music Schools in Ohio12 Music Schools in Oklahoma9 Music Schools in Oregon23 Music Schools in PennsylvaniaNo Music Schools in Rhode Island13 Music Schools in South Carolina1 Music Schools in South Dakota9 Music Schools in Tennessee37 Music Schools in Texas5 Music Schools in Utah2 Music Schools in Vermont15 Music Schools in Virginia11 Music Schools in Washington3 Music Schools in District of Columbia4 Music Schools in West Virginia9 Music Schools in Wisconsin1 Music Schools in Wyoming


Music schools by diploma:

Certificates: 100 schools
Associate's Degrees: 109 schools
Bachelor's Degrees: 284 schools
Master's Degrees: 100 schools
Doctoral Degrees: 22 schools

Music schools by region:

Northeast: 76 schools
Midwest: 133 schools
South: 167 schools
West: 84 schools

Other performing arts programs:

Dance: 306 schools
Ballet: 6 schools
Theatre: 1,045 schools
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