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 and School of Visual and Performing Arts, which offer bachelor’s degrees in art and design, cinematic arts, music, and theater, and master’s degrees in music and art.

News & Features

  • Celebrate Christmas 2015

    Ring in the holiday season as more than 400 musicians perform favorite Christmas melodies in celebration of the birth of Christ. This annual favorite Christmas concert takes place December 4 and 6 at Lake Avenue Church. Purchase tickets online.

  • Faculty Notes: David Hadinger, MFA

    Learn more about Hadinger's recent professional activity.

  • Faculty Notes: Susan Isaacs

    Learn more about Isaacs' recent professional activity.

  • Chamber Singers Win Top Honors at International Competition

    The 37-member Azusa Pacific University Chamber Singers, under the direction of Michelle Jensen, clinched six awards at the renowned Llangollen International Musical Eisteddfod in Wales, July 7–11, 2015.

  • APU Screens Award-winning Alumni Film

    APU senior capstone project "Luiseño" screened at an Alumni Open House on October 24, was named “Best Student Film” at the Eighth Annual Trinity Film Festival in August. “Luiseño” helped propel involved alumni to industry success.