Bishop's University

Popular Music Studies (Jazz, Pop / Rock)

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Program Information

School:Bishop's University
Faculty:Humanities
Degree:Bachelor
Field of Study:Music History, Literature, and Theory
Music, General
Description:Well, some Bishop’s graduates have pursued careers as scholars, teachers, arts administrators, and composers, as well as performers, both classical and pop. Others have taken their B.A. and gone in a completely different direction. Some students just want to pursue their love of music, without making it a career. So why not major in music, as well as another subject?

In addition to our Classical Music Program, the Music Department at Bishop’s University offers an option to those interested in pursuing a career in popular music. This program certain core courses. It is designed to cover both the practical and academic aspects of the contemporary music streams of popular culture.
URL:Popular Music Studies (Jazz, Pop / Rock) at Bishop's University
Length:3 Year(s)
Careers:Musicians and Singers

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)*80
Prerequisites:*

These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

  •   English 

Students applying to Bishop’s are expected to have graduated from CEGEP (or equivalent), obtained their DEC and maintained a minimum CRC-score of 23. For more information regarding program requirements, click here: Requirements

Additional Admission Requirements:
    Applicants must submit details of previous musical studies and experience. A placement audition, either live on campus or on a recording, is required. Please contact the Department directly for details.

    * The entrance grade may change from year to year. Please contact the school for further information.

    * We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

    Modified on July 31, 2020