Music Schools In Georgia

There are 39 accredited music schools in Georgia for faculty who teach music classes to choose from. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in music in the state of Georgia, which encompasses music training at the following levels:

  • Music Certificate
  • Associates degree in Music
  • Bachelors degree in Music
  • Masters degree in Music
  • PhD degree in Music


Schools

  1. Agnes Scott College

    141 E. College Ave, Decatur, Georgia 30030-3797

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  2. Albany State University

    504 College Dr., Albany, Georgia 31705

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  3. Andrew College

    501College St, Cuthbert, Georgia 39840-5550

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  4. Armstrong Atlantic State University

    11935 Abercorn St, Savannah, Georgia 31419-1997

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  5. Atlanta Christian College

    2605 Ben Hill Rd, East Point, Georgia 30344

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  6. Clark Atlanta University

    223 James P Brawley Drive, S.W., Atlanta, Georgia 30314-4391

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  7. Augusta State University

    2500 Walton Way, Augusta, Georgia 30904-2200

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  8. Berry College

    2277 Martha Berry Hwy NW, Mount Berry, Georgia 30149

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  9. Brenau University

    500 Washington Street SE, Gainesville, Georgia 30501-3668

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  10. Brewton-Parker College

    201 David-Eliza Fountain Circle, Mount Vernon, Georgia 30445

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  11. Clayton State University

    2000 Clayton State Boulevard, Morrow, Georgia 30260-0285

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  12. Columbus State University

    4225 University Ave, Columbus, Georgia 31907-5645

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  13. Covenant College

    14049 Scenic Highway, Lookout Mountain, Georgia 30750-4164

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  14. Emmanuel College in Franklin Springs

    181 Springs St, Franklin Springs, Georgia 30639

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  15. Emory University

    408 Administration Building, 201 Dowman Drive, Atlanta, Georgia 30322

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  16. Fort Valley State University

    1005 State University Dr, Fort Valley, Georgia 31030-4313

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  17. Georgia Institute of Technology-Main Campus

    225 North Ave, Atlanta, Georgia 30332-0530

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  18. Georgia Southwestern State University

    800 Georgia Southwestern State University Dr., Americus, Georgia 31709-4693

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  19. Georgia College & State University

    231 W Hancock Street, Milledgeville, Georgia 31061

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  20. Georgia Southern University

    Hwy 301 South, Statesboro, Georgia 30460

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  21. Georgia State University

    33 gilmer st, Atlanta, Georgia 30303-3083

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  22. University of Georgia

    Athens, Georgia 30602

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  23. Kennesaw State University

    1000 Chastain Rd, Kennesaw, Georgia 30144-5591

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  24. LaGrange College

    601 Broad St., Lagrange, Georgia 30240-2999

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  25. Mercer University

    1400 Coleman Avenue, Macon, Georgia 31207

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  26. Morehouse College

    830 Westview Dr SW, Atlanta, Georgia 30314

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  27. North Georgia College & State University

    82 College Circle, Dahlonega, Georgia 30597-1001

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  28. Paine College

    1235 15th St, Augusta, Georgia 30901-3182

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  29. Piedmont College

    165 Central Ave, Demorest, Georgia 30535-0010

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  30. Reinhardt University

    7300 Reinhardt Circle, Waleska, Georgia 30183-2981

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  31. Shorter University

    315 Shorter Ave, Rome, Georgia 30165

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  32. Spelman College

    350 Spelman Lane SW, Atlanta, Georgia 30314-4399

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  33. Toccoa Falls College

    107 North Chapel Drive, Toccoa Falls, Georgia 30598-7062

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  34. Truett-McConnell College

    100 Alumni Dr, Cleveland, Georgia 30528

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  35. Valdosta State University

    1500 N Patterson, Valdosta, Georgia 31698

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  36. Wesleyan College

    4760 Forsyth Rd, Macon, Georgia 31210-4462

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  37. University of West Georgia

    1601 Maple St, Carrollton, Georgia 30118-0001

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  38. Atlanta Institute of Music

    2875 Breckinridge Blvd., Suite 700, Duluth, Georgia 30096

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  39. Omnitech Institute

    4319 Covington Hwy Ste 212, Decatur, Georgia 30035

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Statistics

Professional Trends

Georgia Vs. National Music Employment

Georgia 1,110
National 63,990

Approximately 2% of the country's music professionals work in Georgia state.

Employment Growth for Music professionals In Georgia

270 390 420 780 1,110
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

The number of music professionals is growing in Georgia. In 2010 there were 840 more music professionals working in Georgia than there were in 2006. So, in four years, the number of music professionals has grown by 311%. This growth is faster than the national trend for music professionals which shows a 14% increase in the number of music professionals working around the nation.

Music VS. All Professions salaries in Georgia

$27,950 $0 $0 $27,195 $26,085
$42,452 $44,373 $45,309 $46,939 $48,171
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
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As the number of music professionals is growing, the salaries paid to music professionals are decreasing in Georgia. In 2006 music professionals made a mean salary of $27,950 per year, and in 2010 they made $26,085 per year.

Salary percentiles for Music professionals in Georgia

10th percentile
$15,365
25th percentile
$19,215
50th percentile
$24,305
75th percentile
$32,280
90th percentile
$36,990

Thus, there was a 7% decline in music professionals' salaries. This decline is quite different from state trends for all professionals. In the state of Georgia, there is a huge variation in pay, within the field of music. The pay differential between the highest paid music professionals and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket is 141%

Average Salaries for Music professionals and related professions in Georgia

Art
$54,884
Liberal Arts
$54,850
Music
$26,085
Music Production
$54,165

In Georgia, music professionals earn, on average, less than professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Music programs available for each degree type for all schools in Georgia

associate
1
bachelor
56
master
12
doctor
1
Certificate
2
Total72

As the number of music professionals is increasing in Georgia state, the number of students graduating from the 39 accredited music schools in Georgia state is also increasing. In 2006, 318 students graduated from music courses in Georgia. And in 2010, 540 students graduated.

Thus there was a 70% percent increase in the number of music school degree or certificate graduates in Georgia. Most of these graduates, or 78%, earned an bachelor's degree in music.

Music Faculty Salaries in Georgia

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