The College of Music and the Arts at Azusa Pacific University offers an innovative arts community firmly grounded in the Christian faith, and dedicated to preparing students to excel as talented, artist-scholars in visual and performing arts and music. The college houses the School of Music, with bachelor's and master's degrees in music; and the School of Visual and Performing Arts, which offers bachelor’s degrees in cinematic arts and theater, a master's in screenwriting, as well as bachelor's and master's degrees in art.

News & Features

College of Music and the Arts

  • Monthly Spotlight Archive

    To subscribe to the Monthly Spotlight eNewsletter, please email us. 

    May 2017
    April 2017
    March 2017
    February 2017
    January 2017
    December 2016
    November 2016
    October 2016
    September 2016


    May's Performance Notes

    The month of May offers wonderful moments to celebrate our students’ accomplishments and to cheer on our graduates as they head out into exciting new paths. 

    Our graduation celebrations this May were particularly...

  • Azusa Conservatory of Music Provides Summer Camp for Local Youth

    Azusa Pacific University's School of Music hosts its eighth Azusa Conservatory of Music Summer Camp.

  • APU Student Named Colombian Country Brand Ambassador

    Azusa Pacific University graduate assistant conductor of the APU Symphony Orchestra and Opera, Diego Barbosa-Vásquez was recently named as a Colombian Country Brand Ambassador.

  • Film Students on Set Learn 'Reel' World Skills

    “The idea just came to me,” said Lauren Meyering, ’17, cinematic arts major and director/writer of Foolish Smarts and How to Lose Them, a student film produced as one of APU’s senior capstone projects in the Department of Cinematic Arts.

Elsewhere at APU