Sierra College band at Earth Day event
Visual and Performing Arts



Do you love music and want to start your career? From music theory and history to voice and piano, get the skills you need for this competitive industry. Gain experience performing in our formal concerts, recitals and festivals. Study with passionate and accomplished professionals who will prepare you for the music world.

We can help you find the program that fits your passion and interests.
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Christina Ung, Success Center Specialist

Degrees and Certificates in Music

Put Your Mind to It

Following graduation, Music majors work in many fields, including teaching, video, music production, sound design, radio programming, broadcasting, film scoring, music publishing or musical theater. Find jobs as app developers, audio producers, audio engineers, musicians, singers, songwriters, high school music teachers, private music teachers or music therapists.

Concert band
At Sierra College, we offer inclusive, accessible music education for all. Greg McLaughlin, Music Instructor

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Looking for something else?

With more than 50 programs in total, something is bound to align with your goals. Find out which one is the right fit for you.

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    Learn how to design, produce, and market your products in the fashion industry. Prepare for careers in industrial and small business settings.
    AS CA SC
  • Cast of Guys and Dolls theatre production

    Theatre Arts

    Learn all aspects of theatre production including performance, lighting, costumes, makeup, sound, scene painting and stage management.
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    Theatre Arts

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