Graduates from the Vocal Arts MM program are prepared to continue on toward a doctorate or to enter the professional field as

  • choir conductors,
  • opera singers,
  • vocal arts professors and
  • voice coaches/instructors.

Career Services

Boyer College of Music and Dance provides small class sizes, intimate performance ensembles and a tight-knit academic community. Faculty members mentor students on an individual basis, helping them seek out internships and job opportunities.

You may also connect with the university’s Career Center for support during your job or internship search. Drop in for a short visit or schedule a 30-minute coaching session to discuss components of your professional profile, including your résumé and LinkedIn presence. Learn more about Temple’s Career Center.


Career opportunities and mid-career salaries for the Vocal Arts MM may include the following examples.


Median Salary*



Art, Drama, & Music Teachers, Postsecondary


Couriers & Messengers


Helpers--Production Workers


Packers & Packagers, Hand


Secondary School Teachers


Self-Enrichment Education Teachers




Textile Winding, Twisting, & Drawing Out Machine Setters, Operators, & Tenders


Waiters & Waitresses


* Data obtained from the Occupational Information Network (O*NET) under sponsorship of the U.S. Department of Labor/Employment and Training Administration (USDOL/ETA).