The TSU Department of Music comprises seven academic & performance divisions:

  • Piano
  • Strings
  • Voice/Opera
  • Wind and Percussion
  • Music Education/Teacher Certification
  • Theory and Composition
  • Jazz Studies

The Department offers the degree in Music spanning Theory and Composition, Performance (Piano, Strings, Voice/Opera, Wind Percussion, Jazz Studies) and Music Education/Teacher Certification.

Areas of Specialization


  • Composition and Theory
  • Jazz Studies
  • Strings
  • Piano
  • Voice

Music Education(Teacher Certification) :

This degree is designed for qualified undergraduate students with potential for successful careers in teaching music in the K-12 school system.


  1. To provide a challenging Music curriculum for students of diverse musical backgrounds, abilities, and interests to progress toward excellence in musical understanding and performance.
  2. To Provide excellent performances designed for specific venues