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Music at Washington College

Every music school has its own distinct culture and strengths. We've pulled together some statistics and other details to help you see how the music program at Washington College stacks up to those at other schools.

Washington College is located in Chestertown, Maryland and has a total student population of 1,089. In the 2020-2021 academic year, 10 students received a bachelor's degree in music from Washington College.

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

Washington College Music Degrees Available

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Music

Washington College Music Rankings

The following rankings from College Factual show how the music progam at Washington College compares to programs at other colleges and universities.

Note: Rankings don't always give a complete picture of a school's strengths and weaknesses, so it's a good idea to extend your research and also look at other factors when trying to decide if the school is right for you.

Bachelor’s Degree Overall Quality & Other Notable Rankings

The music major at Washington College 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.

Ranking Type Rank
Most Focused Music Bachelor’s Degree Schools 83
Most Focused Music Schools 117
Most Popular Music Bachelor’s Degree Schools 384

Music Student Demographics at Washington College

Take a look at the following statistics related to the make-up of the music majors at Washington College.

Washington College Music Bachelor’s Program

70% Women
20% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
For the most recent academic year available, 30% of music bachelor's degrees went to men and 70% went to women. The typical music bachelor's degree program is made up of only 46% women. So female students are more repesented at Washington College since its program graduates 24% more women than average.


About 80% of those who receive a bachelor's degree in music at Washington College 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 Washington College with a bachelor's in music.

Race/Ethnicity Number of Students
Asian 1
Black or African American 1
Hispanic or Latino 0
White 8
International Students 0
Other Races/Ethnicities 0

Washington College also has a doctoral program available in music. In 2021, 0 student 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 MD, the home state for Washington College.

Occupation Jobs in MD Average Salary in MD
High School Teachers 19,330 $72,610
Art, Drama, and Music Professors 1,850 $74,160
Sound Engineering Technicians 280 $51,670
Music Directors and Composers 120 $58,570


*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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