Music Schools in The South - 2018 Ranking

We list music 522 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 Johns Hopkins University (Baltimore, MD), The University of Texas (Austin, TX), and University of Maryland College Park (College Park, MD) the top three music schools in the South.

See the Best 50 Music schools in the South below or narrow your search by program, state, or city in the South.

Top 50 music schools in the South:

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

Baltimore, MD, 15 music programs

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

Austin, TX, 12 music programs

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

College Park, MD, 9 music programs

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

Gainesville, FL, 6 music programs

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

Athens, GA, 16 music programs

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

Coral Gables, FL, 31 music programs

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

Columbia, SC, 16 music programs

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

Tallahassee, FL, 20 music programs

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

Lexington, KY, 16 music programs

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

Houston, TX, 10 music programs

Texas Tech University - Music School Ranking
11. Texas Tech University

Lubbock, TX, 7 music programs

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

Norman, OK, 8 music programs

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

Greensboro, NC, 13 music programs

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

Denton, TX, 25 music programs

University of Southern Mississippi - Music School Ranking
15. University of Southern Mississippi

Hattiesburg, MS, 8 music programs

Rice University - Music School Ranking
16. Rice University

Houston, TX, 15 music programs

Vanderbilt University - Music School Ranking
17. Vanderbilt University

Nashville, TN, 15 music programs

Emory University - Music School Ranking
18. Emory University

Atlanta, GA, 3 music programs

University of Virginia - Music School Ranking
19. University of Virginia

Charlottesville, VA, 4 music programs

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill - Music School Ranking
20. University of North Carolina

Chapel Hill, NC, 6 music programs

College of William and Mary - Music School Ranking
21. College of William and Mary

Williamsburg, VA, 2 music programs

Georgia Institute of Technology - Music School Ranking
22. Georgia Institute of Technology

Atlanta, GA, 1 music program

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

Dallas, TX, 29 music programs

Tulane University of Louisiana - Music School Ranking
24. Tulane University of Louisiana

New Orleans, LA, 6 music programs

University of Delaware - Music School Ranking
25. University of Delaware

Newark, DE, 11 music programs

Howard University - Music School Ranking
26. Howard University

Washington, DC, 4 music programs

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

Fairfax, VA, 6 music programs

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

Washington, DC, 24 music programs

University of South Florida - Music School Ranking
29. University of South Florida

Tampa, FL, 5 music programs

James Madison University - Music School Ranking
30. James Madison University

Harrisonburg, VA, 4 music programs

The University of Alabama - Music School Ranking
31. The University of Alabama

Tuscaloosa, AL, 5 music programs

University of Central Florida - Music School Ranking
32. University of Central Florida

Orlando, FL, 3 music programs

University of North Carolina School of The Arts - Music School Ranking
33. University of North Carolina School of the Arts

Winston Salem, NC, 3 music programs

Maryland Institute College of Art - Music School Ranking
34. Maryland Institute College of Art

Baltimore, MD, 1 music program

Belmont University - Music School Ranking
35. Belmont University

Nashville, TN, 16 music programs

Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College - Music School Ranking
University of Memphis - Music School Ranking
37. University of Memphis

Memphis, TN, 5 music programs

Texas A & M University Commerce - Music School Ranking
38. Texas A & M University Commerce

Commerce, TX, 6 music programs

University of Mississippi - Music School Ranking
39. University of Mississippi

University, MS, 3 music programs

Hampton University - Music School Ranking
40. Hampton University

Hampton, VA, 4 music programs

Shenandoah University - Music School Ranking
41. Shenandoah University

Winchester, VA, 29 music programs

Texas State University - Music School Ranking
42. Texas State University

San Marcos, TX, 10 music programs

William Carey University - Music School Ranking
43. William Carey University

Hattiesburg, MS, 7 music programs

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

Murfreesboro, TN, 3 music programs

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

Huntsville, TX, 5 music programs

Inter American University of Puerto Rico Metro - Music School Ranking
University of Central Oklahoma - Music School Ranking
47. University of Central Oklahoma

Edmond, OK, 12 music programs

Puerto Rico Conservatory of Music - Music School Ranking
48. Puerto Rico Conservatory of Music

San Juan, PR, 15 music programs

Full Sail University - Music School Ranking
49. Full Sail University

Winter Park, FL, 4 music programs

Duke University - Music School Ranking
50. Duke University

Durham, NC, 4 music programs

Music schools in the South by state:

Schools by State25 Music Schools in Alabama20 Music Schools in Arkansas3 Music Schools in Delaware40 Music Schools in Florida41 Music Schools in Georgia23 Music Schools in Kentucky19 Music Schools in Louisiana21 Music Schools in Maryland24 Music Schools in Mississippi49 Music Schools in North Carolina31 Music Schools in Oklahoma25 Music Schools in South Carolina43 Music Schools in Tennessee104 Music Schools in Texas31 Music Schools in Virginia6 Music Schools in District of Columbia10 Music Schools in West Virginia

Music programs in the South:

General Music: 430 schools
Music History and Literature: 75 schools
Music Performance: 203 schools
Music Theory and Composition: 63 schools
Piano and Organ: 43 schools
Stringed Instruments: 9 schools
Voice and Opera: 43 schools
Jazz Studies: 14 schools
Music Conducting: 19 schools
Music Therapy: 20 schools
Music Pedagogy: 233 schools
Music Management and Merchandising: 91 schools

Music schools in other regions:

Northeast: 276 schools
Midwest: 387 schools
West: 293 schools

Popular music school cities in the South:

in Alabama:
Birmingham: 3 schools
Florence: 1 school
Tuscaloosa: 3 schools
in Arkansas:
Arkadelphia: 2 schools
Conway: 3 schools
Fayetteville: 1 school
in Delaware:
Newark: 1 school
in District of Columbia:
Washington: 6 schools
in Florida:
Boca Raton: 2 schools
Coral Gables: 1 school
DeLand: 1 school
Gainesville: 1 school
Jacksonville: 4 schools
Miami: 3 schools
Orlando: 2 schools
Tallahassee: 2 schools
Tampa: 2 schools
Winter Park: 2 schools
in Georgia:
Athens: 1 school
Atlanta: 8 schools
Columbus: 1 school
Duluth: 1 school
Savannah: 2 schools
in Kentucky:
Lexington: 2 schools
Louisville: 4 schools
Richmond: 1 school
in Louisiana:
Baton Rouge: 2 schools
New Orleans: 6 schools
in Maryland:
Baltimore: 7 schools
College Park: 1 school
Towson: 1 school
in Mississippi:
Hattiesburg: 2 schools
in North Carolina:
Boone: 1 school
Chapel Hill: 1 school
Cullowhee: 1 school
Elon: 1 school
Greensboro: 5 schools
Greenville: 1 school
Raleigh: 5 schools
Winston Salem: 6 schools
in Oklahoma:
Edmond: 2 schools
Norman: 1 school
Oklahoma City: 3 schools
Stillwater: 1 school
Tulsa: 3 schools
in Puerto Rico:
San Juan: 3 schools
in South Carolina:
Charleston: 2 schools
Columbia: 4 schools
Greenville: 2 schools
in Tennessee:
Cleveland: 2 schools
Knoxville: 2 schools
Memphis: 4 schools
Murfreesboro: 1 school
Nashville: 9 schools
in Texas:
Arlington: 1 school
Austin: 5 schools
Canyon: 1 school
Dallas: 7 schools
Denton: 2 schools
Fort Worth: 3 schools
Houston: 6 schools
Huntsville: 1 school
Lancaster: 1 school
Lubbock: 2 schools
Nacogdoches: 1 school
San Antonio: 10 schools
San Marcos: 1 school
Waco: 2 schools
in Virginia:
Charlottesville: 1 school
Fairfax: 1 school
Harrisonburg: 2 schools
Norfolk: 3 schools
Richmond: 2 schools
Winchester: 1 school
in West Virginia:
Morgantown: 1 school © 2018 · Home · Terms of Use · Methodology