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Bachelor Of Music In Jazz Studies

The California Jazz Conservatory offers a 4-year Bachelor of Music in Jazz Studies for instrumentalists and vocalists.

The CJC Bachelor of Music degree program offers candidates:

  • A 100% jazz-relevant curriculum, taught by artist-educators with a proven track record of turning students into professionals, musicians into artists
  • A synergistic, comprehensive program of jazz education and performance for today’s professional jazz instrumentalist and vocalist
  • Small classes taught by professional artists and experienced educators in the field of jazz and related styles of music
  • Opportunities to study with preeminent artists and educators
  • Performance opportunities at prominent Bay Area venues and workshop opportunities with resident faculty and visiting artists
  • Access to important networking opportunities
  • A downtown campus located in the heart of Berkeley’s vibrant Arts District, with easy access to the San Francisco Bay Area’s thriving arts scene

See BM Curriculum Requirements/Course Planner

CJC has supported and promoted individual creativity since its inception in 1997, earning widespread recognition as a hotbed for cutting edge new work. We will help you become the artist you aspire to be, with a program that celebrates and promotes individual expression on all fronts and for all students.