The Concentration in Jazz Studies is intended to train students to have marketable skills for working as professional jazz and studio musicians. The Concentration in Jazz Studies is not intended to be a substitute for any of the professional degrees offered by the Department of Music.
Students may receive the Concentration in Jazz Studies with any major degree program offered through the University.
*Applied Jazz courses are selected from the following, each worth one credit hour:
MUSIC 183 (Jazz Piano)
MUSIC 184 (Jazz Bass)
MUSIC 196 (Jazz Guitar)
MUSIC 197 (Jazz Drums)
MUSIC 198 (Jazz Wind Instruments)
May 1 - Enrollment deadline for first-year students
August 4-8 - Iowa Private College Week