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Pursuing Music in College?

so you want to major in music...

We've compiled a list of major music schools in the Tri-State area with direct links to school information and audition requirements. We hope this helps you in your journey to pursue a career in music! Remember: If you are planning on majoring in music or would like to explore that idea, let your instructor know ASAP! It's never too early to start preparing to study music in college.


Virginia Schools

Maryland Schools

Washington DC Schools

Christopher Newport University
Newport News, Virginia
CNU Music Department
CNU Music Admissions
George Mason University
Fairfax, Virginia
GMU Music School
GMU Music Admissions
James Madison University
Harrisonburg, Virginia
JMU Music School
JMU Music Admissions
Liberty University
Lynchburg, Virginia
Liberty Music Department
Liberty Music Admissions
Longwood College
Farmville, Virginia
Longwood Music Department
Longwood Music Admissions
Old Dominion University
Norfolk, Virginia
ODU Music Department
ODU Music Admissions
Shenandoah Conservatory
Winchester, Virginia
Shenandoah Conservatory
Shenandoah Conservatory Admissions
University of Richmond
Richmond, Virginia
UR Music Department
UR Music Admissions
University of Virginia
Charlottesville, Virginia
UVA Music Department
UVA Music Admissions
Virginia Commonwealth University
Richmond, Virginia
VCU Music Department
VCU Music Admissions
Virginia Tech
Blacksburg, Virginia
VT Music Department
VT Music Admissions

Peabody Conservatory
Baltimore, Maryland
Peabody Website
Peabody Admissions
University of Maryland
Baltimore, Maryland
UMD Music Department
UMD Music Admissions
College of Notre Dame
Baltimore, Maryland
ND Music Department
ND Music Admissions
Towson University
Towson, Maryland
Towson Music Department
Towson Music Admissions

American University
Washington, DC
AU School of Music
AU Music Admissions
Catholic University of America
Washington, DC
CUA School of Music
CUA Music Admissions

West Virginia Schools

West Virginia University
Morgantown, West Virginia
WVU School of Music
WVU SOM Admissions
Shepherd University
Shepherdstown, West Virginia
Shepherd School of Music
Shepherd SOM Admissions

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