Greatbatch School of Music
Founded in 1883 and an accredited member of the National Association of Schools of Music since 1946, Houghton College continues to build on its reputation for musical excellence, academic strength, and Christian worldview.

As a conservatory model school of music within a nationally-ranked, liberal arts college, the Greatbatch School of Music offers a unique combination of depth and breadth, equipping musicians for a lifetime of success and fulfillment. Contact us

Music News
What Can I Do With My Degree?
Jobs in Music
  • Elementary music teachers
  • High school music teachers
  • College or university music professors
  • Opera or musical theater performers
  • Recording artists
  • Independent performers
  • Directors of professional choirs, chamber ensembles, touring companies, and orchestras
  • Instrument curator
  • Music librarians
  • Church musicians
  • Directors of worship
  • Church organists
Graduate Studies
  • Boston University
  • Bowling Green State University
  • California State University - Northridge
  • Cincinnati Conservatory
  • Eastman School of Music
  • Florida State University
  • Michigan State University
  • New York University
  • San Francisco Conservatory
  • Temple University
  • University of Arizona
  • University of Illinois
  • University of Miami
  • University of Texas - Austin
  • Westminster Choir College

Music Alumni
Laura Danneker ‘12
Middle and High School Music Teacher,
Dalat International School (Malaysia)
Houghton Stats
1 year after graduation 100% of music majors are employed or in graduate school.
According to a class of 2014 alumni survey
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