Degree Programs

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

  • BM, MM, and DMA in performance
  • BM in jazz studies
  • BM, MM, and DMA in composition
  • BM and MM in theory
  • BM in music therapy
  • BA in general music
  • BA in music administration
  • BS in music education
  • MM and DMA in wind conducting
  • MM and DMA in musicology
  • MA, PhD, EdS, and EdD in curriculum and instruction

For a detailed list of degree requirements, visit the UA Graduate Catalog or UA Undergraduate Catalog, or see our Cello Studio Curriculum.

“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