Study music in the way that's best for you. From the fundamentals to professional training, Douglas College gives you the opportunity to explore your passion.

The most employable people in the music business are those who have a wide range of skills and experience. Douglas College offers you the comprehensive training for a successful career in the music industry.

Program Options

Whether you are interested in one of our four full-time credit programs, or non-credit/ part-time studies through our Community Music School, Douglas College can help you to achieve your goals. Our credit programs are listed below, and more details can be found in our Prospective Music Student Handbook. 

Prospective Music Student Handbook 

Current Music Student Handbook  

Careers in Music

  • Music Educator
  • Music Director
  • Music for Video and Gaming
  • Live Music Production
  • Instrumentalist
  • Private Music Instructor
  • Instrument Repair
  • Entertainment Business Lawyer

Student Success Story

Grad Antonio Larosa kicked off his music career with a certificate program.

Performing Arts

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Our four distinct credit programs

Turning his career up to 11

Brad Pearson is a rocker and virtuoso-in-the-making who refuses to play just one genre of music.


Want more information?

For information about admission requirements, courses, intake dates and more, visit the Program and Course Catalogue.
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Contact Us

For program-specific information, please email the Music Department Coordinator, Jim Palmer, or call him 604-527-5469. 
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