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 Music (BMus)
SchoolMemorial University – St. John’s Campus
LocationSt. John's, NL, Canada
School TypeUniversity
School SizeFull-time Undergraduate: 12,438
Full-time Graduate: 3,774
Length4 Year(s)
Entry Grade (%)*70%
  •   English 
  •   Data Management  or   Calculus and Vectors  or   Advanced Functions 
  •   Biology  or   Chemistry  or   Physics  or   Earth and Space Science 
  •   Social Science  or   International Languages  or   First Nations Studies  or   Canadian and World Studies 
Prerequisites NotesYou may apply for admission into the School of Music directly from high school by indicating School of Music - bachelor of music in the appropriate place on the undergraduate application for admission. Direct entry into the program is subject to you meeting the general admission requirements for Memorial University and demonstrating your excellence through your application, audition and music literacy tests. The bachelor of music is competitive for a limited number of placements. Meeting the minimum admission requirements does not guarantee your acceptance into the program.

If you're interested in the bachelor of music program, we encourage you to apply in your final year of high school. However, if you're not ready to pursue a music degree in your first year, you may defer your application and enroll in music elective courses that can provide excellent preparation for the first year of the program, covering topics in music history and music theory.
International: $20,790

The cost is a sample for two semesters of a bachelor's degree program.

The Bachelor of Music is a four-year degree program that prepares students for a career in music. From day one you will experience close mentorship to fast track your musical development, professional opportunities to build your career, and a program that equips you with the skills, knowledge and courage to create your musical career. Instruction is available on all major orchestral and band instruments including: winds, brass, strings, percussion as well as voice, piano, organ, harpsichord, and classical guitar.

You may choose to focus your music courses in one of the following areas:

  • General Music
  • Comprehensive
  • Composition
  • Jazz Studies (Minor)
  • Musicologies
  • Performance
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*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.