Welcome to Music at Cal Poly Pomona! 

 The Music Department at Cal Poly Pomona is a vibrant and engaged community of students and faculty. Cal Poly Pomona is an All-Steinway School and is accredited by the National Association of Schools of Music (NASM). 

We offer FIVE different undergraduate degrees as well as a music minor for undergraduates.

Bachelor of Arts degree (BA) 

Bachelor of Music degree (BM)

Our students also participate in a wide range of ensembles led by our award-winning faculty. We also host numerous guest artists for performances and residencies. 

Find out more about our program by browsing the drop-down menu on the left!

NOTE: While the Cal Poly Pomona campus transitions back to more on-campus activities during summer 2021 and Fall 2021, the more effective way to contact the Music Department Office is through e-mail -- please contact the Department administrative coordinator, Ms. Rebecca Kyles ( or Department Chair, Dr. David Kopplin (

Click here for a welcome message from our chair, Dr. David Kopplin.
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