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Grow your musical skills

The Florida Southern Music program emphasizes applied music while providing a solid foundation in theory, music history, and piano proficiency.

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NASM Accredited

Florida Southern’s music programs are accredited by the National Association of Schools of Music.

Top Reasons

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Festival of Fine Arts

Continuing a tradition of more than fifty years, the Festival of Fine Arts season offers diverse and vibrant student events showcasing their talents.

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Small Class Sizes

Get personal attention from professors who are committed to each students' success.

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Inspiring Professors

Thought-provoking classes and inspiring professors will help you discover your calling and prepare for the challenges ahead in graduate and professional school, the workplace, and life.

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Compelling Facilities

As a student musician, you will enjoy practice rooms, a beautiful recital hall with Steinway Pianos, and our 1800-seat Branscomb Auditorium, one of the finest concert halls in North America.

Music Programs Thrive on Engagement

Here, you’ll join a community where students and faculty work closely together.

Along with our Wind Ensemble, Symphony Band, and Jazz Ensemble, we have additional performance opportunities through numerous small ensembles that include:

  • Chamber Singers
  • Choral
  • Clarinet Choir
  • Flute Choir
  • Horn Choir
  • Men’s Chorale
  • Percussion Ensemble
  • Saxophone Choir
  • Symphony Orchestra
  • Trombone Choir
  • Trumpet Choir
  • Tuba Choir
  • Women’s Chorale


Talent-based scholarships for students intending to pursue a music degree are available through audition.

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Secondary Education Certification Available for this Major

Secondary education certified teachers enjoy the options and versatility that come with being able to teach students in grades ranging from K through 12.

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Meet our Mocs

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Chris Kline

talks about realizing his dreams at Florida Southern College.

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Graduate Schools

Our alumni have also gone on to continue their studies at some of the finest graduate schools in the country.

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emory university
new england conservatory
bard college conservatory of music
boston conservatory of music
manhattan school of music

Program Contact

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Office of Admissions

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