Academic Programs

Academic Affairs Division

Music
(Last Modified September 21, 2017)

National Association of Schools of Music

University System Accredited Program(s)

  • Armstrong State University

  • Augusta University

    • Degrees: Bachelor of Arts in Music, Bachelor of Music in Music Education, Bachelor of Music in Performance
    • Contact: Angela Morgan, Chair, Department of Music
    • Phone: 706 - 737 - 1453
    • Website: http://www.augusta.edu/pamplin/music
    • Initial Accreditation: September 1, 1970
    • Year of Most Recent Review of Accreditation: 2015
    • Next Review: 2024 - 2025
       
  • Clayton State University

    • Degrees: Bachelor of Arts in Music, Bachelor of Arts in Music Education, Bachelor of Music in Music Education, Bachelor of Music in Performance
    • Contact: Kurt Alexander-Zeller, Coordinator, Division of Music
    • Website: http://www.clayton.edu/vpa/music
    • Initial Accreditation: November 1, 2005
    • Year of Most Recent Review of Accreditation: 2011
    • Next Review: 2018 - 2019
       
  • Columbus State University

    • Degrees: Bachelor of Arts in Music, Bachelor of Music in Music Education, Bachelor of Music in Performance, Master of Music in Performance, Artist Diploma (post-baccalaureate)
    • Contact: Scott Harris, Director, Schwob School of Music
    • Phone: 706 - 649 - 7225
    • Website: https://music.columbusstate.edu
    • Initial Accreditation; September 1, 1976
    • Year of Most Recent Review of Accreditation: 2012
    • Next Review: 2021 - 2022
       
  • Georgia College & State University

    • Degrees: Bachelor of Arts in Music, Bachelor of Music Education, Bachelor of Music Therapy, Master of Music Education, Master of Music Therapy
    • Contact: Jennifer Flory, Interim Co=Chair, Director of Choral Activities, Department of Music; Phone: 478 - 445 - 4839
    • Contact: Clifford N. Tower, Interim Co-Chair, Director of Band Activities, Department of Music; Phone: 478 - 445 - 4346
    • Contact: Ken Procter, Dean, College of Arts and Sciences; Phone: 478 - 445 - 4226
    • Website: http://www.gcsu.edu/artsandsciences/music
    • Initial Accreditation: September 1, 1955
    • Year of Most Recent Review of Accreditation: 2011
    • Next Review: 2020 - 2021
       
  • Georgia Southern University

    • Degrees: Bachelor of Music in Composition, Bachelor of Music in Music Education, Bachelor of Music in Performance, Master of Music in Composition, Master of Music in Music Education, Master of Music in Music Technology, Master of Music in Performance, Master of Music in Conducting
    • Contact: Steven Andrew Harper, Chair, Department of Music
    • Phone: 912 - 478 - 5396
    • Website: http://class.georgiasouthern.edu/music
    • Initial Accreditation: September 1, 1967
    • Year of Most Recent Review of Accreditation: 2011
    • Next Review: 2020 - 2021
       
  • Georgia State University

    • Degrees: Bachelor of Music in Composition, Bachelor of Music in Jazz Studies, Bachelor of Music in Music Education, Bachelor of Music in Performance, Bachelor of Music in Music Technology, Bachelor of Science in Music Management, Master of Music in Composition, Master of Music in Conducting, Master of Music in Jazz Studies, Master of Music in Music Education, Master of Music in Pedagogy, Master of Music in Performance
    • Contact: Nickitas Demos, Interim Director, School of Music
    • Phone: 404 - 413 - 5936
    • Website: http://www.music.gsu.edu
    • Initial Accreditation: September 1, 1961
    • Year of Most Recent Review of Accreditation: 2010
    • Next Review: 2020 - 2021
    • Community Education: Community Music Program
       
  • Kennesaw State University

    • Degrees: Bachelor of Arts in Music, Bachelor of Music in Music Education, Bachelor of Music in Performance
    • Contact: Stephen W. Plate, Director, School of Music
    • Phone: 470 - 578 - 2141
    • Website: http://arts.kennesaw.edu/music
    • Initial Accreditation: September 1, 1984
    • Year of Most Recent Review of Accreditation: 2010
    • Next Review: 2019 - 2020
       
  • University of Georgia

    • Degrees: Bachelor of Arts in Music, Bachelor of Music in Composition, Bachelor of Music in Music Education, Bachelor of Music in Music Theory, Bachelor of Music in Music Therapy, Bachelor of Music in Performance, Doctor of Education in Music Education, Doctor of Musical Arts in Composition, Doctor of Musical Arts in Music Education, Doctor of Musical Arts in Performance, Doctor of Philosophy in Music, Education Specialist (Music Education), Master of Arts in Musicology, Master of Music Education, Master of Music Education (Music Therapy), Master of Music in Composition, Master of Music in Conducting, Master of Music in Music Literature, Master of Music in Performance and Pedagogy, Doctor of Philosophy in Music Education,
    • Contact: Dale E. Monson, Director, Hugh Hodgson School of Music
    • Phone: 706 - 542 - 3737
    • Website: http://www.music.uga.edu
    • Initial Accreditation: September 1, 1947
    • Year of Most Recent Review of Accreditation: 2016
    • Next Review: 2025 - 2026
       
  • University of West Georgia

    • Degrees: Bachelor of Music in Composition, Bachelor of Music in Music Education, Bachelor of Music in Performance, Master of Music in Music Education, Master of Music in Performance
    • Contact: Kevin Hibbard, Chair, Department of Music
    • Phone: 678 - 839 - 6261
    • Website: http://www.westga.edu/music
    • Initial Accreditation September 1, 1971
    • Year of Most Recent Review of Accreditation: 2016
    • Next Review: 2025 - 2026
       
  • Valdosta State University

    • Degrees: Bachelor of Arts in Music, Bachelor of Music in Music Education, Bachelor of Music in Performance, Master of Music Education
    • Contact: Douglas Farewell, Head, Department of Music; Phone: 229 - 333 - 5804
    • Contact: Arthur Blake Pearce, Dean, College of the Arts; Phone: 229 - 333 - 5832
    • Website: http://www.valdosta.edu/music
    • Initial Accreditation: September 1, 1982
    • Year of Most Recent Review of Accreditation: 2015
    • Next Review: 2024 - 2025