The Music Program at York College offers a 43-credit major (with concentrations in performance or production), a music performance minor and a music production minor, with courses in music performance, theory, history, ethnomusicology, and music production.
Students work with faculty members who are performers, composers, and producers working in classical, jazz, gospel and many other genres, right here in New York City.
Located in the bustling York College Academic Core Building, music students can easily attend performances at the neighboring Milton G. Bassin Performing Arts Center, study and perform research using a comprehensive collection of books and scores at the York College Library and Music History Archive, work with professional-grade recording facilities in the Lower Level Computer Lab with sound-isolating recording booths and recording equipment, as well as practice in one of our soundproof Music Practice Rooms equipped with digital pianos.
Want to meet other students interested in music? Join the Jazz Band, the Gospel Choir, and student clubs including the Music Club, the K-Pop Club, National Association for Music Education, and Cardinal Studios.