Is an Online Music Education Possible?

Yes! Kent State University, the highest ranking online music school, is an accredited US institution offering programs to train individuals to become outstanding musicians, producers, vocalists, guitarists, etc. According to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, at present there are 47,260 people employed as musicians and singers alone in America, and their average annual salary is $0. Online schools like Kent State University have been proven to help successfully launch workers into this field.

Music Common Job Tasks
  • entertaining an audience
  • composing of lyrics for a song
  • playing different kinds of musical instruments
  • singing
  • preparing for a good piece
  • accompanying band or orchestra
  • knowing how to tune instruments
  • learning different musical notes and symbols
  • rearranging words and melodies
  • changing inappropriate lyrics and titles
Popular Journals & Magazines Music Organizations Related Professions Currently in Demand
  • Music Agent Assistant
  • Production Coordinator
  • Copyright Research Assistant
  • Sr Product Manager
  • Composer
  • Vice President Human Resources
  • Royalty Analyst Skill Level 1
  • HR Assistant
  • Contract Administrator
  • Junior Manager
Top Cities for Music
  • Chicago
  • Minneapolis
  • Memphis
  • San Francisco
  • Atlanta
  • Los Angeles
  • Cincinnati
  • New York
  • Nashville
  • Philadelphia
Top States for Music
  • Washington
  • California
  • New York
  • Tennessee
  • Texas
  • Hawaii
  • Oregon
  • New Jersey
  • Maine
  • Georgia
Common Music Degree Program Names
  • BA in Music Performing Programs
  • BA in Fine Arts and Studio Art
  • BA in Drama and Theatre Arts
  • Masters in Dance
  • BA in Design and Applied Arts Degrees
  • Bachelor of Drama and Theatre Arts
  • Fine Arts and Studio Art -BA
  • Jazz Associates Degree
  • Masters in Music Composition and Theory
  • BA in Music Performing
Common Music Course Titles
  • Music in Western Culture
  • Musicianship
  • Diatonic and Harmony Counterpoint I
  • Diatonic and Harmony Counterpoint II
  • Cross Currents in Rock Music
  • Exploring Music
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Music Programs by State & City