About the College of Arts and Sciences
The founding college of Syracuse University remains at the center of undergraduate learning. The College is divided into the natural sciences and mathematics, the humanities, and the social sciences, with the lattermost offered in partnership with the Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs.
CoursesSample courses for music history and cultures majors include:
- Introduction to Music History
- European Music from 1750-1914
- Introduction to World Music
- Musicology in Action
- Diatonic Harmony
- Ear Training
Practical ExperienceSeize opportunities to do community volunteering and professional internships—on campus, off campus, or internationally. Academic counselors and faculty advisors will guide you in aligning your interests and academic path with opportunities for growth.
Study AbroadSyracuse Abroad features more than 100 programs in 60 countries. You can choose semester, summer, short term, and yearlong options for international study.
Life After Syracuse UniversityAs a College of Arts and Sciences graduate with a major in music history and cultures, you can explore such careers as:
- Music education
- Music historian
- College professor
- Music librarian