Music Department

All Mount Mercy University students, regardless of major, have the opportunity to continue their musical growth and involvement through participation in choral or instrumental ensembles, applied private lessons, musical education offerings, and liturgical music. In addition, music scholarships ranging from $1,500 to $4,000 are available for choral, band, and show choir ensembles. You do not need to major in music to receive a music scholarship; the scholarships are open to all students.

We offer three music major degree options: BA in Music, BA in Music Education, and BA in Music Administration, as well as a music minor.

Graduates of Mount Mercy University have launched successful careers in music education, music administration, and other related fields. A music degree from Mount Mercy University can prepare you to work in many fields. For those who choose music as their career path, opportunities include:

Outstanding faculty and staff work with you to design a program that suits your needs.

Mount Mercy University offers numerous ensembles for students:

See our ensembles in action! Find dates here »