Plainview - Texas Music Education Primer


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City: Plainview

Wayland Baptist University | School of Music

  • 1900 West Seventh, CMB 1286, Plainview, TX 79072
  • (806) 291-1076 (806) 291-1065
  • Dr. Ann B. Stutes, School of Music; Linda Grover, Administrative Assistant
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  • Music Department Statistics
    • Year department established: 1908
    • Undergraduate students: 70
    • Graduate students: 0
    • Doctoral students: 0
    • Full-time professors: 11
    • Part-time instructors: 11
    • Student-Teacher ratio: 6:1
    • Undergraduate degree hours needed: 133
    • (within major: 57-82;
    • within minor: 22)
    • Teaching certification: yes
    • Internship required: yes
    • Recording facility: yes
    • Scholarships available: yes
  • Music Scholarships are available through audition.
  • Scholarship coordinator and phone: Dr. Ann Stutes at (806) 291-1065.
  • Accreditations/Affiliations: National Associaton of Schools of Music; Texas Association of Music Schools; Texas Music Educators Association
  • Wayland Baptist University provides intensive education in music for students who plan to enter music as a career; a broad-based liberal arts education in music for students not interested in a professional career; and gives every student an opportunity to gain cultural knowledge of music as part of his/her academic preparation. We offer a Bachelor of Music in Church Music, Music Education or Performance and a Bachelor of Arts in Music. A minor in music is available for students enrolled in any degree program. The Bachelor of Music degree is designed to allow maximum flexibility for students to pursue personal interests in individual and group performance and to gain experience teaching and leading in the fields of music education and church music. Internships are required of all students involved in Church Music and Music Education. All students are required to develop performing skills through applied music study and performance through membership in various ensembles.
  • Performance opportunities include International Choir, Wayland Singers, Wayland Singing Men, Wayland Singing Women, Symphonic Band, Brass Ensemble, Pioneer Band, Pep Band, Wayland Handbell Ensemble, Opera Theatre and Spirit. Contact Dr. Scott Herrington, Director of Choral Activities or Tim Kelley, Director of Instrumental Studies for more information.
  • Performance facilities include the Harral Memorial Auditorium (1,500 seats) and the Earl Miller Recital Hall (100 seats); contact Brett Cox (806) 291-1081.
  • Overall enrollment: 1,086
  • Typical undergraduate tuition: $9,960



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