University of South Florida

School of Music

USF College of The Arts

Our School

The USF School of Music is an exciting place for study and performance in one of the most artistically active areas in Florida. There are many incentives that attract music students to USF, including distinguished artist faculty, splendid ensembles that perform regularly at state, regional and national music events, an exceptional jazz studies program, one of the most complete electronic music studios in the nation (SYCOM), a visionary music education program, and an environment that boasts a wide range of excellent cultural activities.

For every music student, listening and learning opportunities never cease, and for the advanced student, performing opportunities abound! USF graduates may be found in leading graduate schools, professional ensembles and prominent teaching and administrative positions throughout the state and nation.

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    About USF

    Founded in 1956, the University of South Florida is a young and vibrant university located in Tampa, Florida. Learn about history, careers, facts, traditions, visiting campus and more.

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    About The Arts at USF

    The College of The Arts is the creative center of USF's Tampa campus. We prepare students for careers in architecture, community design, art, art history, music, theatre and dance.

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    Tampa Bay Arts Community

    Outside USF, the Tampa Bay area offers a rich variety of creative and cultural activities. Follow this link to learn more about our local arts community.

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