The Vocal Arts area is one of the most visible and vibrant parts of the exceptional music program at Georgia Southern University. Students from all academic majors participate in choirs, opera, and private vocal study. Those wishing to major in music may pursue the Bachelor of Music degree in Music Education, Performance, or Composition or the Bachelor of Arts Degree in Music. Graduate students may earn the Master of Music Degree in Music Education, Performance, Music Technology, or Composition. The Minor in Music is available in Applied, Music History and Literature, and Music Technology.
Georgia Southern graduates have successful careers in music education, performance and other arts-related professions. Alumni have continued their educations in graduate programs at the Eastman School of Music, Boston University , Peabody Conservatory, Westminster Choir College , and the Royal College of Music in London.
Off-Campus Appearances and Tours
Academic studies and performances are augmented by numerous off-campus appearances by students and faculty, and Georgia Southern Chorale’s annual concert tours. The Georgia Southern Chorale is often active in international studies during the summer, recently competing in the International Anton Bruckner Choir Competition in Linz, Austria (2013) and Laurea Mundi Budapest (2016), where they won the Grand Prix.
Last updated: 11/9/2020