Program Information

School: University of Saskatchewan
Faculty: College of Arts and Science
Degree: Bachelor
Field of Study: Music Theory and Composition
Description: The Department of Music has well-documented history of helping aspiring musicians achieve success in a wide range of endeavours. Our graduates have gone on to become established recording artists, symphony members and conductors, and renowned teachers around the world. With an array of theatres, practice rooms and the latest digital recording and performance equipment, our students benefit from first-class facilities and instruction from our many distinguished professors.

The Department of Music offers the study of performance, composition, music theory, history and literature, and both elementary and secondary music education. Students develop advanced skills with applied study in piano, voice, brass, winds, strings or percussion. An overall understanding of the history of music provides students with a rich perspective into the music, the composers’ lives and their contributions to musical traditions, styles, genres and forms of composition.

URL: Music (B.Mus. Composition and Theory) at University of Saskatchewan
Length: 4 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
International: $17,327
Careers: Conductors, Composers and Arrangers,Musicians and Singers

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)* 70

These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

  •  Grade12 Mathematics  or  Grade12 Precalculus 

Required Courses: Foundations of Mathematics 30 or Pre-Calculus 30 (or equivalents) Students entering the Bachelor of Arts program, or who are undecided about which program they are interested in, are encouraged to take Foundations of Mathematics 30. Students interested in the Bachelor of Science program are encouraged to take Pre-Calculus 30. Students can be admitted into this college with a mathematics deficiency but are encouraged to consult the college upon admission to plan how to clear the deficiency.

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