Prospective Music Students


In order to become a music major or minor at Western Carolina University, you must be accepted by both the University and the School of Music.

How to Apply


For more information on auditioning for the School of Music, click here.

Degree Programs

Our Degree programs emphasize the academic and performance skills you need for success. 

Instrumental and Vocal Studios

Whether your performing area is woodwind, brass, percussion, keyboard, or voice, or even commercial & electronic music, our exceptional faculty of recognized and respected professionals will provide you with the training you need to excel. Use the links at the upper right of this page to go to the studio in which you are interested.


Western’s music program offers a broad selection of performance opportunities through various vocal and instrumental ensembles while utilizing our up-to-date facilities.

More Information

For more information about being a Music student, please follow this link to information for Current Music Students.


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