The mission of the School of Music at California Baptist University is to create a Christ-based learning environment that provides the highest order of education in all essential aspects of music, to establish a foundation for lifelong growth in music, and to offer programs and degrees that are tradition-based but future-oriented.
Student Learning Outcomes:
To provide a high quality of music education and training for undergraduate and graduate students
To equip students with performance and theoretical musical skills that will enable them to be successful musicians
To help students gain a historical/cultural perspective on the world of music
To encourage critical thinking about music (i.e. analysis, critical listening, performance evaluation)
To enable students to grow musically, so that they not only leave CBU with a better understanding of music than when they arrived but can also communicate music to a wide and diverse populace.