Undergraduate Music Programs


Music Auditions are Coming Up

Auditions are required for music, theater and dance majors at Rhode Island College.

Please Note: You don't need to wait to be admitted to RIC in order to audition, but we recommend that you at least have your Admissions application completed by your audition date.

Our Frequently Asked Audition Questions many assist you.

Many Opportunities in Music at RIC

Rhode Island College offers the following undergraduate degrees in music: the B.A. in music, which can be tailored to interests in music theory, history and composition; the B.M. in music education, which culminates in a full semester of student teaching; and the B.M. in music performance, designed for students seeking intensive study in performance. To sharpen their performance skills, our students engage in individualized study, consisting of 14 private lessons per semester with some of New England's finest performers and teachers. Instruction is available in the full range of band and orchestra instruments, as well as in voice, keyboards, guitar and jazz improvisation. 

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Department of Music, Theatre and Dance

Rhode Island College is unrivaled in music, theatre and dance in Southeastern New England.

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