Located in one of the nation’s Ten Best College Towns and fastest growing metropolitan areas, the University of North Texas College of Music is one of the world's largest and most respected music schools. We offer fully accredited degrees from the bachelor's to doctoral levels and are dedicated to providing a dynamic, diverse and comprehensive learning environment in which each student’s fullest potential may be achieved.
A student-focused public research university, UNT is designated a best university by Forbes and is the largest, most comprehensive in the Dallas-Fort Worth area. With excellent academics and distinguished faculty, we are the choice of 37,000 students. We offer 100 bachelor’s, 83 master’s and 37 doctoral degree programs.
UNT College of Music offers:
Be welcomed into a tight-knit community that inspires excellence and empowers students to find their voice. Our students are artistically and academically gifted, and we have the highest percentage of Honors College students and National Merit Scholars at UNT.
Perform in world-class venues including the Murchison Performing Arts Center which features state-of-the-art lighting, audio/video recording and excellent acoustics. Our large ensemble concerts are broadcast live online making it easy for your family and friends to watch your performances.
Surround yourself with constant innovation. Develop an entrepreneurial mindset through our newly-created career development and entrepreneurship initiative.
Receive mentoring from faculty committed to developing well-rounded, versatile musicians who are resourceful and have marketable skills. Our faculty includes internationally acclaimed artists and scholars in composition, conducting, ethnomusicology, jazz studies, music education, music history, music theory and performance.
Build a professional network that includes peers, faculty, more than 100 internationally acclaimed guest artists per year and distinguished alumni who support you throughout your career.
“I found my home in the College of Music as well as the Denton community. I didn’t know anyone when I first came to UNT, but through the Green Brigade Marching Band and living in Bruce Hall, I found my music family here at UNT.”
Music Education student