Professions for Music

Representative job titles and areas of specialization:

  • Elementary school music educator
  • Middle School/High school music educator
  • Freelance performer
  • Independent music teacher
  • Church music and worship director
  • Directors of community choirs, chamber ensembles, bands, orchestras
  • Music librarians
  • Composer/arranger
  • Music publishing/editing

Friends University graduates may pursue graduate or professional studies to prepare for careers in college and university teaching and research, professional performance, arts management, recording engineering, and music therapy.