Department Chair: Elisa Koehler, D.M.A

It is the mission of the Department of Music at Winthrop University to offer nationally accredited music programs that provide students with opportunities to explore their intellectual and creative potentials through liberal arts, music education, and music performance degrees to prepare them for a life of professional, academic, and community service. With music programs nationally accredited by organizations such as the National Association of Schools of Music, the National Council on Accreditation of Teach Education, and the South Association of Colleges and Schools, the Department of Music offers a challenging curriculum and an excellent faculty. Additionally, the department provides extensive opportunities in one of its many and varied ensembles.