Why Westminster?

Why Westminster?

The only school of its kind in the world, Westminster Choir College of Rider University is internationally known for its musical excellence.

Founded in 1926, Westminster offers a small, conservatory-style setting where the sole focus is music.  We prepare graduates for careers in music through intensive and rigorous programs with a unique choral emphasis. As a Westminster student, you'll join a challenging and nurturing community of gifted musicians – a place where you can develop in a learning environment that encourages personal, professional and musical growth.

Learn more about our academic programs:

Undergraduate Degrees Graduate Degrees
MusicChoral Conducting
Music EducationComposition
Organ PerformanceMusic Education
PianoOrgan Performance
Sacred MusicPiano Accompanying and Coaching
Theory and CompositionPiano Pedagogy and Performance
Voice performancePiano Performance
Sacred Music
Voice Pedagogy and Performance

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