PERFORMANCES & EVENTS
AREAS OF STUDY
FACULTY & STAFF
The UT Arlington Department of Music is an accredited member of the National Association of Schools of Music (NASM) with a world-renowned faculty and approximately 325 graduate and undergraduate students. The department offers degrees in the following:
Located in the heart of the Dallas/Fort Worth Metropolitan Area (the fourth-largest metro area in the United States), UT Arlington is a major NCAA Division I research university with an enrollment of over 33,500 undergraduate and graduate students. The Music Department offers performance opportunities for both majors and non-majors alike, with a full complement of Band, Choral, Jazz, and Orchestral ensembles, including many small chamber groups. Located in the Fine Arts Building , the department is home to Irons Recital Hall, a brand-new, world-class recording studio, and many talented students. The area offers many cultural opportunities for students and faculty, including the Dallas Symphony, Fort Worth Symphony, Dallas Wind Symphony, Fort Worth Jazz Orchestra, the Dallas Museum of Art, the Kimbel Art Musem, and excellent theaters. Arlington is also home to a myriad of entertainment options, such as Six Flags over Texas, the Dallas Cowboys, the Texas Rangers, Hurricane Harbor Water Park, and more.
The mission of the Music Department is to further the quest for enrichment and to nurture aesthetics, knowledge, and excellence through studying and experiencing the art and science of music.
The Music Department's goals and objectives for academic and artistic enrichment of the university and the extended community include: (1) offering curricula leading to a baccalaureate degree and graduate programs that provide students with the opportunity to realize their inherent musical potential, (2) offering degree options that recognize and nurture students’ abilities and talents to make contributions of excellence in the fields of music, and (3) preparing students for further graduate study and/or professional careers in music by meeting curricula criteria, performance standards, and academic expectations.
Goals and Objectives
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Department of Music
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