The Department of Music is accredited by the National Association of Schools of Music (NASM).
The Department of Music awards Indiana University degrees in music, as well as a minor in music. A resident faculty of distinguished musicians, scholars, and artists—including outstanding performers from the Fort Wayne Philharmonic, along with more than 20 associate faculty—provide the finest in musical instruction and guidance. Unique degree offerings, superb ensembles, and a spirit of excitement combine to provide an excellent environment for musical and professional growth. Private instruction in all instruments and voice is provided by artist faculty. Small classes foster a friendly environment with opportunities for considerable interaction between faculty and students throughout the curriculum. This personal attention is also true of academic and career advising.