Academic Administration

Jazz Studies B.Mus. Program Outcomes

As a result of participation in, and completion of, the requirements of the Jazz Studies major, students will be able to:

  1. Demonstrate knowledge of jazz styles, forms, history, African roots, literature, artists, and pedagogy.

  2. Perform jazz music at an advanced level as a result of participation in jazz ensembles, combos, and
    applied lessons.

  3. Demonstrate advanced skills in improvisation, jazz composition and jazz arranging.

  4. Demonstrate knowledge of the music industry.  

  5. Demonstrate and model appropriate professional standards of ethical behavior.