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Music at University of Missouri - Columbia

What traits are you looking for in a music school? To help you decide if University of Missouri - Columbia is right for you, we've gathered the following information about the school's music program.

Mizzou is located in Columbia, Missouri and approximately 30,014 students attend the school each year. In the 2018-2019 academic year, 20 students received a bachelor's degree in music from Mizzou.

Want to know more about the career opportunities in this field? Check out the Careers in Music section at the bottom of this page.

Mizzou Music Degrees Available

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Music
  • Master’s Degree in Music
  • Doctorate Degree in Music

Mizzou Music Rankings

The music major at Mizzou is not ranked on College Factual’s Best Colleges and Universities for Music. This could be for a number of reasons, such as not having enough data on the major or school to make an accurate assessment of its quality.

In 2019, 19 students received their master’s degree in music from Mizzou. This makes it the #91 most popular school for music master’s degree candidates in the country.

There were 6 students who received their doctoral degrees in music, making the school the #61 most popular school in the United States for this category of students.

Music Student Demographics at Mizzou

Take a look at the following statistics related to the make-up of the music majors at University of Missouri - Columbia.

Mizzou Music Bachelor’s Program

35% Women
10% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
Of the 20 music students who graduated with a bachelor's degree in 2018-2019 from Mizzou, about 65% were men and 35% were women.

Mizzou Gender Breakdown of Music Bachelor's Degree Grads

About 90% of those who receive a bachelor's degree in music at Mizzou are white. This is above average for this degree on the nationwide level.

The following table and chart show the race/ethnicity for students who recently graduated from University of Missouri - Columbia with a bachelor's in music.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity of Music Majors at University of Missouri - Columbia
Race/Ethnicity Number of Students
Asian 1
Black or African American 0
Hispanic or Latino 0
White 18
International Students 0
Other Races/Ethnicities 1

Mizzou Music Master’s Program

32% Women
5% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
During the 2018-2019 academic year, 19 music majors earned their master's degree from Mizzou. Of these graduates, 68% were men and 32% were women.

Mizzou Gender Breakdown of Music Master's Degree Grads

Of the students who received a music master's degree from Mizzou, 68% were white. This is above average for this degree on the natiowide level.

The following table and chart show the race/ethnicity for students who recently graduated from University of Missouri - Columbia with a master's in music.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity of Music Majors at University of Missouri - Columbia
Race/Ethnicity Number of Students
Asian 0
Black or African American 0
Hispanic or Latino 0
White 13
International Students 4
Other Races/Ethnicities 2

Mizzou also has a doctoral program available in music. In 2019, 6 students graduated with a doctor's degree in this field.

Careers That Music Grads May Go Into

A degree in music can lead to the following careers. Since job numbers and average salaries can vary by geographic location, we have only included the numbers for MO, the home state for University of Missouri - Columbia.

Occupation Jobs in MO Average Salary in MO
High School Teachers 27,930 $54,280
Art, Drama, and Music Professors 1,430 $80,570
Music Directors and Composers 90 $60,590

References

*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.

More about our data sources and methodologies.

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