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Music

Our music program helps talented musicians further develop their gifts in a Christian context.

Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Science in Music

Point’s bachelor degrees in music provide a foundational education in music to equip students for music and worship ministry, teaching, performing, graduate school, or music production. They are designed to give students a foundation in basic competencies expected of a musician. The student completes a professional core of music courses and selects twelve semester hours for a specialization in Music Performance and Pedagogy, Music Production, or Worship and Music Ministry.

Students interested in majoring in music at Point should schedule a meeting with the music faculty and complete the Music Theory Placement Test before beginning classes. There are additional requirements if a student wants to audition for the Cartwright Music Scholarship. For information contact the Fine Arts Coordinator at 706-385-1049.

Program Highlights


  1. Demonstrate competence in sight singing and ear training, music theory, and music history and literature.
  2. Perform in an ensemble with appropriate musical and social skills.
  3. Choose a solo area of applied performance for specialized instruction.

Curriculum

The music comprehensive curriculum is designed to help you develop foundational knowledge in music. Listed below are some of the courses offered to students:

  • Music Theory
  • Music Technology
  • Music History
  • Worship Leadership
  • Performance Ensemble
  • Applied Study and Solo Performance

View Complete List of Courses for a BA in Music

View Complete List of Courses for a BS in Music

Career Opportunities

Point’s degree in music will equip you with the knowledge and tools to launch successful careers across a wide range of industries in roles such as:

  • Performer
  • Worship leader
  • Accompanist
  • Music teacher in private studio
  • Audio/Recording Engineer
  • Musical Director or Producer

Why Point?

  • Faith Based

    Your faith will be strengthened with courses taught from a biblical worldview—from business to biblical studies, math to ministry

  • Supportive

    Point provides mentoring programs with faculty, alumni and local business professionals tailored to your personal and professional goals.

  • Small Class Size

    Our 18-to-1 student to professor ratio provides a small class size where you’re not just a student – you’re family.

Contact Information

admissions@point.edu
706.385.1000
855.37.POINT
Office Hours: 8am–5pm

Mailing Address

Point University
Attn: Enrollment
507 West 10th Street
West Point, GA 31833