Bachelor of Music Degree
The Music Department at ORU places a strong emphasis on imparting music's past, present and future prospects to its students within a Christian, charismatic environment. As part of the ongoing process to provide a comprehensive undergraduate foundation in music, the Music Department purposes to:
- Provide opportunities for students to develop their music capabilities and interests through the use of music as a socializing force, as an aid to compassionate understanding of themselves and their environment and as an avenue of self-expression
- Stimulate an appreciation and love for music through the study of its various disciplines
- Develop techniques for mature evaluation of musical standard
Music Production Major
ORU's music production major provides the opportunity for students to express and develop their creative talents and abilities. With the music production major, students have the opportunity to choose between a concentration in composition or technology.
With a degree from the ORU Music Department you will be equipped for teaching in public and private schools, teaching in private studios, performing in professional music organizations, working in related music fields and church ministries. Additionally you will acquire an adequate background for further study in graduate schools.
Admission to the music program requires a separate application with the music department and an audition. Applicants will be notified of their acceptance to the university by the Admissions Office; they will be notified of acceptance as a music major by the Music Department. Download a copy of the music major application here.