Students completing the program are recommended for certification to teach music in the public school systems of Georgia.Other jobs include private studio teaching, church music, educational publishing, consulting, or music performance.
Students select one of the following emphases to prepare for certification in two content areas: 1) Language Arts and Science; 2) Language Arts and Social Studies; 3) Mathematics and Language Arts; 4) Mathematics and Science; 5) Social Studies and Mathematics; or 6) Science and Social Studies.business money economics economy commodities trade trading stocks communication communications public relations pr marketing promotion taxes tax taxation account accounting accountant budget wall street gordon gekko forensic accounting Aldi Foods, Inc.Aon Chick-fil-A Citigroup Deloitte and Touche Ernst and Young Georgia Pacific Corporation KPMG Newell Rubbermaid Pricewaterhouse Coopers Protiviti Sun Trust Textron The Home Depot Wells Fargo Financial, Inc.An internship supplements courses in accounting, business fundamentals, emerging issues in the music business, entertainment law, music history, new media, and others.Students are prepared for recruitment to full-time positions in various sectors of the music industry and have gone on to jobs at Live Nation, Thirty Tigers, ATO Records, The Georgia Theatre, and Warner Music Group.The major in Middle School Education at UGA prepares students to meet the academic, interpersonal, and intrapersonal needs of young adolescents while preparing for teacher certification for grades 4-8.
School-based field experience is the heart of the program; students are placed in a middle-grades classroom with an experienced mentor teacher beginning in their first semester, building toward full-time student teaching in their last.
Link to department's website The Hodgson School of Music at UGA is one of the rising leaders in music schools today, boasting approximately 600 students and 65 faculty members, some of the finest facilities in the nation, and upwards of 350 public performances each year (including world-class international artists and a twice-yearly residency of the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra).
The Bachelor of Music with a major in Composition requires three years of applied study on a major instrument and three years of intensive study in composition.
Recitals on the student’s major instrument are required, culminating with a composition recital that presents a multi-movement or large-form composition for an ensemble.
PLEASE NOTE: all students wishing to enroll in the School of Music must complete an audition, separate application in addition to the UGA application, and other admission criteria available here.
Link to department's website Renowned double bassist Milton Masciadri attracts students from across the U. and around the world who come to UGA to study with him.''The beauty of music is that it allows you to communicate with people all over the world without having necessarily to speak the language of the country you are visiting.