Degree in Music with Vocal Performance Emphasis

SNU's Music Performance Emphasis is, in one word, versatile. A combination of theory and practice provide an emphasis that prepares you for a wide range of work. During your time at SNU you will develop a diverse skill set through a number of unique learning opportunities. Log hours in our state of the art recording studio. Perform a variety of musical genres from classical to sacred to secular. Or join the nationally recognized U Singers, SNU’s jazz group. Whatever your desire in vocal performance, SNU has the opportunities for you to thrive. With individualized attention from exemplary faculty with extensive connections, you will be prepared to perform at any level.

Music Careers

When you graduate with your degree in music performance from SNU, you’ll have the preparation you need for a successful career in many professions such as:

  • Performer
  • Music Teacher
  • Voice Coach

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Degree in Music

The Program

  • Combines theory and practice providing a degree that prepares students for a wide range of work
  • Develops a unique skill set through a variety of learning opportunities
  • Integrates musical genres from classical to sacred to secular
  • Join our nationally recognized vocal jazz group the U Singers
  • Opportunity to join the Best Semester Program where students study music for a semester in Nashville learning the ins and outs of professional performance
  • Enjoy performing in various venues from around OKC to Austin City Limits

The Professors

  • Hold a wide range of musical expertise
  • One owns a recording studio business
  • Desire to see you succeed in the pursuit of your music career
  • Have extensive national and international connections in the music industry

The Preparation

  • SNU graduates hold the knowledge to get great jobs or continue their education
  • Our professors open up their circle of influence and network to help students land their dream jobs
  • Each year more and more of our graduates are accepted into some of the finest graduate and professional schools in the country including Boston Conservatory, Texas Women’s University, University of Oklahoma and more