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Welcome to MBU’s
Department of Music

Thank you for considering furthering your musical education at a Christian university such as Maranatha. Maranatha’s Department of Music has a solid reputation for rigorous music courses, accredited music degrees, successful graduates, professional and personable faculty, musical excellence, hands-on training, and a strong emphasis on ministering with music. 

As you browse these pages to learn about musical opportunities at Maranatha, you will find that our music programs not only challenge the status quo, but also provide excitement and fun for students. Prospective students are welcome to participate in musical groups, such as band, orchestra, or choir, during a visit to Maranatha!

Performance

Assessment

Packet

Performing Groups

Online Catalog

Academic Programs

Music Events

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DEPARTMENT

Proven Academics
Specialized Concentrations
Earned Certifications
Hands-On Learning
Invested Faculty
Successful Alumni
Ministry Minded
Relationship Oriented

Careers of MBU

Grads

Teaching at independent studios, conservatories, public and private schools, colleges/universities in the states and abroad.
Performing in chamber groups, choirs, symphonic bands, and orchestras.
Ministering with music in their local churches.
Conducting choirs, bands, and orchestras.
Pursuing advanced degrees.

MBU offers music

opportunities for

all students

Did you know? Over 30% of the student body participates in music at Maranatha.

Faculty and students cultivate a campus-wide appreciation for music by encouraging the student body to participate in music performing groups. Explore the following options.

MAJORS: Music Education or Music with six concentration options
MINORS: Piano Pedagogy, Church Music, String Pedagogy, Music Arranging, Music Education
PERSONAL ENRICHMENT: lessons, choirs, band, orchestra, enrichment music courses such as Fundamentals of Music Theory, Hymn Playing 1 and 2, Beginning Piano, Music Appreciation, and more.

PRE-COLLEGE OPPORTUNITIES

Music & Drama Camp

Great Lakes Music Festival

Music Prep

Piano Competition

Classic Kids Concert

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Proven Academics | Specialized Concentrations | Earned Certifications | Hands-On Learning | Invested Faculty | Successful Alumni | Ministry Minded | Relationship Oriented

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