Music Schools In Kansas

In Kansas, there are 26 accredited schools where music classes faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in music in the state of Kansas, which encompasses music training at the following levels:

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


Schools

  1. Allen County Community College

    1801 N Cottonwood, Iola, Kansas 66749

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  2. Baker University

    618 Eighth Street, Baldwin City, Kansas 66006-0065

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  3. Barton County Community College

    245 NE 30th Road, Great Bend, Kansas 67530

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  4. Benedictine College

    1020 N 2nd St, Atchison, Kansas 66002-1499

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  5. Bethany College in Lindsborg

    335 E Swensson St, Lindsborg, Kansas 67456-1897

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  6. Bethel College in North Newton

    300 E 27th St, North Newton, Kansas 67117-8061

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  7. Central Christian College of Kansas

    1200 S Main, McPherson, Kansas 67460-5740

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  8. Coffeyville Community College

    400 W 11th St, Coffeyville, Kansas 67337-5064

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  9. Dodge City Community College

    2501 N 14th Ave, Dodge City, Kansas 67801-2399

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  10. Emporia State University

    1200 Commercial, Emporia, Kansas 66801-5087

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  11. Fort Hays State University

    600 Park St, Hays, Kansas 67601-4099

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  12. Friends University

    2100 W. University Ave., Wichita, Kansas 67213

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  13. University of Kansas

    Lawrence, Kansas 66045

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  14. Kansas State University

    Anderson Hall, Manhattan, Kansas 66506

    143 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  15. Kansas Wesleyan University

    100 E. Claflin Ave., Salina, Kansas 67401-6196

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  16. Labette Community College

    200 S 14th, Parsons, Kansas 67357-4201

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  17. Manhattan Christian College

    1415 Anderson Ave, Manhattan, Kansas 66502-4801

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  18. McPherson College

    1600 E Euclid, McPherson, Kansas 67460-1402

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  19. MidAmerica Nazarene University

    2030 E College Way, Olathe, Kansas 66062-1899

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  20. Pittsburg State University

    1701 S Broadway, Pittsburg, Kansas 66762

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  21. Seward County Community College and Area Technical School

    1801 N. Kansas Ave., Liberal, Kansas 67901

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  22. Southwestern College in Winfield

    100 College Street, Winfield, Kansas 67156-6224

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  23. Sterling College in Sterling

    125 W. Cooper, Sterling, Kansas 67579

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  24. Tabor College

    400 S Jefferson, Hillsboro, Kansas 67063-1799

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  25. Washburn University

    1700 SW College Avenue, Topeka, Kansas 66621-0001

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  26. Wichita State University

    1845 Fairmount, Wichita, Kansas 67260-0124

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Kansas Vs. National Music Employment

Kansas 350
National 63,990

Of all of the music professionals that work in the US, approximately 1% work in Kansas state.

Employment Growth for Music professionals In Kansas

150 220 240 200 350
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

The number of music professionals is growing in Kansas. 200 more music professionals were working in Kansas in 2010, than there were in 2006. This represents a 133% growth in the field. 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 Kansas

$0 $0 $0 $21,825 $20,935
$41,394 $43,120 $44,217 $45,570 $46,014
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Music
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The salaries paid to music professionals are growing in Kansas.

Salary percentiles for Music professionals in Kansas

10th percentile
$11,205
25th percentile
$17,735
50th percentile
$21,280
75th percentile
$24,580
90th percentile
$29,180

This represents a 100% growth in salaries. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. There is a 160% pay differential between the highest paid music professionals and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket. Thus, there is huge variation in pay, within the field of music in Kansas.

Average Salaries for Music professionals and related professions in Kansas

Art
$44,678
Liberal Arts
$48,960
Music
$20,935
Music Production
$42,735

Music professionals in Kansas earn, on average, less than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

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

associate
7
bachelor
30
master
7
doctor
1
Certificate
0
Total45

The number of students graduating from the 26 accredited music schools in Kansas is increasing. In 2006 there were 183 music graduates from music courses in Kansas and in 2010 there were 205 graduates.

There was an increase in the number of music school degree or certificate graduates in Kansas by 12%. 67% of these graduates received a bachelor's degree in music.

Music Faculty Salaries in Kansas

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