College of Music Rankings

The College of Music is one of the world’s largest and most respected comprehensive music schools. Faculty include internationally acclaimed artists and scholars in composition, conducting, ethnomusicology, music education, music history, music theory and performance.

 

  • College of Music ranked 14th in the world among the Top 25 Music Schools for Film and TV by the The Hollywood Reporter
  • Named a Top 15 Best Music Business School in the nation by Billboard.com
  • Named a Top 25 Major Universities Strong in Music in the nation by Fiske Guide to Colleges
  • Denton is ranked 1st in the nation as a best college town for music majors by MusicSchoolCentral.com
  • College of Music ranked 3rd in the nation for best value by GreatValueColleges.net
  • Jazz studies program ranked 1st in Texas, 1st in the South and 3rd in the nation by Best-Music-Colleges.com
  • General music program ranked 5th in the nation for veterans by CollegeFactual.com
  • General music program ranked 4th in the nation for best value by CollegeFactual.com
  • General music program ranked 2nd in Texas, 3rd in the South and 11th in the nation by Best-Music-Colleges.com
  • College of Music ranked 1st in Texas, 2nd in the South and 13th in the nation by Best-Music-Colleges.com
  • Music history and literature program ranked 1st in Texas, 3rd in the South and 13th in the nation by Best-Music-Colleges.com
  • Music theory program ranked 1st in Texas, 2nd in the South and 14th in the nation by Best-Music-Colleges.com
  • Music performance program ranked 1st in Texas, 2nd in the South and 15th in the nation by Best-Music-Colleges.com
  • College of Music ranked 19th in the nation by USCollegeRanking.org
  • Jazz studies program ranked one of the Top 25 U.S. Jazz Guitar Schools by Jazzguitar.be