Music Schools in The South

We list music 501 schools offering majors in Alabama, Arkansas, Delaware, District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, North Carolina, Oklahoma, Puerto Rico, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, and West Virginia. team ranks Belmont University (Nashville, TN), University of North Texas (Denton, TX), and Johns Hopkins University (Baltimore, MD) the top three music schools in the South.

See the Best 25 Music schools in the South below or narrow your search by program, state, or city in the South.

Top 25 music schools in the South:

Belmont University - Music School Ranking
1. Belmont University

Nashville, TN, 23 music programs

University of North Texas - Music School Ranking
2. University of North Texas

Denton, TX, 24 music programs

Johns Hopkins University - Music School Ranking
3. Johns Hopkins University

Baltimore, MD, 11 music programs

Florida State University - Music School Ranking
4. Florida State University

Tallahassee, FL, 17 music programs

University of Miami - Music School Ranking
5. University of Miami

Coral Gables, FL, 26 music programs

The University of Texas at Austin - Music School Ranking
6. The University of Texas

Austin, TX, 9 music programs

Southern Methodist University - Music School Ranking
7. Southern Methodist University

Dallas, TX, 24 music programs

Shenandoah University - Music School Ranking
8. Shenandoah University

Winchester, VA, 26 music programs

University of South Carolina Columbia - Music School Ranking
9. University of South Carolina Columbia

Columbia, SC, 16 music programs

Middle Tennessee State University - Music School Ranking
10. Middle Tennessee State University

Murfreesboro, TN, 4 music programs

University of Kentucky - Music School Ranking
11. University of Kentucky

Lexington, KY, 13 music programs

University of Maryland College Park - Music School Ranking
12. University of Maryland College Park

College Park, MD, 7 music programs

University of North Carolina at Greensboro - Music School Ranking
13. University of North Carolina

Greensboro, NC, 10 music programs

University of Georgia - Music School Ranking
14. University of Georgia

Athens, GA, 11 music programs

Appalachian State University - Music School Ranking
15. Appalachian State University

Boone, NC, 9 music programs

Oklahoma City University - Music School Ranking
16. Oklahoma City University

Oklahoma City, OK, 10 music programs

University of Oklahoma Norman - Music School Ranking
17. University of Oklahoma Norman

Norman, OK, 8 music programs

University of Houston - Music School Ranking
18. University of Houston

Houston, TX, 6 music programs

George Mason University - Music School Ranking
19. George Mason University

Fairfax, VA, 5 music programs

Sam Houston State University - Music School Ranking
20. Sam Houston State University

Huntsville, TX, 5 music programs

Catholic University of America - Music School Ranking
21. Catholic University of America

Washington, DC, 23 music programs

Loyola University New Orleans - Music School Ranking
22. Loyola University New Orleans

New Orleans, LA, 16 music programs

Vanderbilt University - Music School Ranking
23. Vanderbilt University

Nashville, TN, 15 music programs

Texas Christian University - Music School Ranking
24. Texas Christian University

Fort Worth, TX, 17 music programs

Rice University - Music School Ranking
25. Rice University

Houston, TX, 4 music programs

Music schools in the South by state:

Schools by State24 Music Schools in Alabama19 Music Schools in Arkansas3 Music Schools in Delaware39 Music Schools in Florida40 Music Schools in Georgia20 Music Schools in Kentucky19 Music Schools in Louisiana16 Music Schools in Maryland25 Music Schools in Mississippi46 Music Schools in North Carolina28 Music Schools in Oklahoma25 Music Schools in South Carolina38 Music Schools in Tennessee103 Music Schools in Texas32 Music Schools in Virginia6 Music Schools in District of Columbia11 Music Schools in West Virginia

Music programs in the South:

General Music: 412 schools
Music History and Literature: 67 schools
Music Performance: 188 schools
Music Theory and Composition: 54 schools
Piano and Organ: 34 schools
Stringed Instruments: 7 schools
Voice and Opera: 41 schools
Jazz Studies: 12 schools
Music Conducting: 15 schools
Music Therapy: 19 schools
Music Pedagogy: 236 schools
Music Management and Merchandising: 82 schools

Popular music school cities:

San Antonio: 9 schools
Nashville: 8 schools
Dallas: 7 schools
Atlanta: 7 schools
Washington: 6 schools
Houston: 6 schools
New Orleans: 6 schools
Baltimore: 6 schools
Greensboro: 5 schools
Winston Salem: 5 schools
Raleigh: 5 schools
Columbia: 4 schools
Austin: 4 schools
Memphis: 4 schools
San Juan: 3 schools
Abilene: 3 schools
Tulsa: 3 schools
Birmingham: 3 schools
Oklahoma City: 3 schools
Louisville: 3 schools
Charlotte: 3 schools
Jackson: 3 schools
Jacksonville: 3 schools
Lynchburg: 3 schools
Chattanooga: 3 schools

Music schools in other regions:

Northeast: 260 schools
Midwest: 377 schools
West: 269 schools © 2017 · Home · Terms of Use · Methodology