Mission and Vision


The mission of the department of music is to:

Foster creativity

Inspire life-long learning

Support and enhance student musicianship

Provide leadership in music education

Engage students with current trends in music

Serve the UA Little Rock community, our city, and the surrounding region

The music department is a learner-centered department that provides student engagement through: quality instruction, practical application through experience and performance, and opportunities to interact with current national and global research methods and trends

The department shares the university’s vision to become a top-tier institution within our region. Towards that end, we intend on growing our student population and growing our curricular options to meet and better serve the Little Rock and Central Arkansas communities.