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Monday, November 12, 2018

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Music - Instrumental

Band Student

UNCOVER YOUR TALENT FOR ENRICHING THE WORLD

You don’t have to be a music major to be a part of the music we make here at Butler. We encourage everyone with a desire to play to get involved, either by learning an instrument in our classes or auditioning to perform in one of our performing ensembles. Find out more about our Instrumental Music Department.

Our Music Education program gives you the skills to teach instrumental and vocal music to students in Kindergarten through grade 12. Once you complete your associate degree in music education, you can transfer to a bachelor's degree program at a four-year university. 


Estimated tuition for Music - Instrumental = $10,020**

**This includes two years of tuition based on being a Kansas Resident and taking 60 credit hours, estimated fees, and estimated books. Housing and meal plans not included. Fees may vary depending on specific degree path.

ESTIMATED COST FOR ACTIVITY SCHOLARSHIP STUDENTS = $1,980

Many students in the Fine Arts and Communication division apply for Activity Scholarships which equal in amount to the cost of two years of tuition based on being a Kansas Resident and taking 60 credit hours and estimated books. Housing, meal plans, ad Fees not included. Fees may vary depending on specific degree path. Find out how you can apply for a Fine Arts & Communication Activity Scholarship

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CAREERS IN THIS FIELD

The graph below illustrates local salaries based on a career path related to this degree. Each career path varies as does the necessary training required.* For further information, connect with your program’s lead instructor.

Music Directors


$21.9 hourly wage
85 annual job openings


770 Music Directors are currently employed in Kansas.


*Salaries will vary based on degree level obtained and years of experience. The accuracy of EMSI data is deemed reliable but not guaranteed by Butler Community College and is subject to change.