North Carolina Central University
1801 Fayetteville St.
Durham, NC 27707
Department of Music Overview
NCCU Jazz Studies Saxophonist, performing in Jazz concert
The North Carolina Central University Department of Music emphasizes thorough musical preparation, professionalism and technological expertise. The program provides world-class performance, recording and research opportunities that prepare our graduates to become leaders in the arts.
Our program provides an outstanding and diversified curriculum leading to the Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Music and Master of Music degrees. The Bachelor of Music and Master of Music degrees are offered in Jazz Studies. The Bachelor of Arts offers concentrations in Music Education, Music Industry, Ethnomusicology and Sacred Music. NCCU also offers a minor in music.
Jazz Studies, Sacred Music, Music Industry and Ethnomusicology majors have the option of earning teaching licensure and a second degree in Music Education.
Come join the next wave of NCCU graduates helping to shape the future of music.