Talent is God's gift to us. Developing skill is our gift back to God. Scripture is filled with examples of individuals who worked diligently to perfect their musical skills. They achieved positions of leadership and fulfilled God's purpose by becoming accomplished musicians.
Music is a high calling
Music enriches our lives, cheers our darkest days, stirs our emotions, and stimulates our intellect. Music shapes our culture. Our world needs skillful musicians, men and women who can compose wisely and perform well. The Registrar's Guide to Typical Programs and Checksheets will give you a road map to your degree.
Depth and breadth
Huntington University offers exceptional music training within the context of a rich liberal-arts education. We will help you develop as a musician and a scholar, and ultimately, expand the depth and breadth of your creative energy and expression for the glory of God.
Many options, many careers
The Music Department offers majors in
- Music Business
- Choral Music Education
- Instrumental Music Education
- Instrumental Performance
- Piano Performance
- Vocal Performance
In addition, we collaborate with the Ministry and Missions Department to offer both a major and a minor in worship leadership.
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What makes HU's Music Department special? Check out what our students have to say!
14 weeks. 16 credits. All music, all the time. The video (provided by BestSemester's Contemporary Music Center) says it all!
“The Music Department at Huntington University is honored to be recognized by Christian Universities Online. We offer our students a wide variety of choices for their career pursuits. We are very proud of how prepared our graduates are and how successful they are in finding employment in their major fields of study,” stated Dr. George Killian,…
Every day, Mrs. Yarger’s fourth and fifth graders come into class ready to compose music. One student runs up to the Smart Board and begins playing around with the music notes. Mrs. Yarger smiles as she watches her students develop a new appreciation for music. Music has always been a part of Jennifer Yarger’s life, so it was clear to her when the time came for her to pick a major for…
Dr. George W. Killian, Jr., earned his Bachelor of Arts degree in music education from Anderson University and received a Master of Music degree in choral conducting from Ball State University. In December of 2000, Dr. Killian graduated from Arizona State University with a Doctor of Musical Arts degree in choral music.