Courses of Study

“The University of Alabama provides an environment in which you can get individual focused attention from a master on your instrument in an environment that is supportive, encouraging and inspiring. If you would like to be successful in the professional string world, whether as a performer or as an educator, investigate what we have to offer. You will like what you see!”

-Skip Snead
Director, UA School of Music

The School of Music offers the following degrees in the strings area:

  • BM, MM, and DMA in Performance
  • BM Jazz Studies
  • BM, MM, and DMA in Composition
  • BM and MM in Theory
  • BM Music Therapy
  • BA General Music
  • BA Music Administration
  • BS Music Education
  • MM and DMA in Wind Conducting
  • MM and DMA in Musicology
  • MA, PhD, EdS, and EdD in Curriculum and Instruction

UA Undergraduate Catalog

UA Graduate Catalog

Cello Studio Curriculum