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Azusa Pacific University’s School of Music, within the College of Music and the Arts, develops students into music professionals through an environment of musical excellence and artistic integrity.

Offering a B.A. in Music and B.M. in Music with emphasis options in applied music, composition, commercial music, music education, music theory, music and worship, and performance; master’s degrees in music education, performance, composition, and conducting; 21 music ensembles; and close proximity to the Los Angeles music culture; the School of Music provides students with a world-class experience.

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Stephen P. Johnson, DMA Stephen P. Johnson, DMA Dean, College of Music and the Arts

Donavon Gray, DMA Donavon Gray, DMA Associate Dean and Professor, School of Music; Director of Winds, Brass, and Percussion; Conducting; Director of Graduate Music Education

Donald Neufeld, M.A. Donald Neufeld, M.A. Associate Dean and Associate Professor, School of Music
The faculty at APU make the music program stand out. The student-to-teacher ratio is about seven to one, which translates into an unbelievably personal education. I even have friends at USC who talk about the great professors at APU. If you want a challenging program in a Christian environment with extensive opportunities for dual degrees, APU is the place for you.”
Sam Macias, Master of Music
Azusa Conservatory of Music

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