Westminster Choir College of Rider University is one of the world's leading schools of Music.
A division of the Westminster College of the Arts, Westminster Choir College is a residential college of music located on a 23-acre campus in the heart of Princeton, New Jersey. At Westminster's core is a four-year music college and graduate school that prepares men and women for careers as performers and as music leaders in schools, universities, churches and professional and community organizations.
Westminster is a place where everything about music comes together. Spurred by a demanding faculty and a challenging curriculum, you'll graduate with a degree of musicianship and virtuosity that will prepare you for a lifetime as an artist.
Bachelor of Arts in Music
A comprehensive music degree that offers a broad liberal arts education ideal for students with a variety of academic interests and talents.
You'll find 21 phenomenal pipe organs at Westminster, including our 1935 Aeolian-Skinner (restored, 1983), a Casavant (1969), a Fisk (1978) and others by Beckerath, Flentrop, Holtkamp, Moller, Noack, Phelps and Shantz.
As a piano student at Westminster, you will have the opportunity to study with a piano faculty whose members have reputations for international acclaim.
You'll have access to numerous resources to advance your skills, such as the Westminster Voice Laboratory, which offers students the latest technology for voice analysis and examination.
Our music education program boasts 11 consecutive years of 100 percent placement and has a reputation for excellence in the field.
Millions of people, all around the world, worship every weekend under the musical leadership of Westminster alumni.
Theory and Composition
The theory and composition program culminates with a recital that provides the exciting opportunity of having your own original music performed.... Read More