Departments & Ensembles


Departments at SJSU.

The SJSU School of Music and Dance offers conservatory level instruction with all the advantages of a comprehensive urban university, preparing students for successful careers in music education, composition, and performance.

Learn more about the different Departments at the SJSU School of Music and Dance


Performing ensemble at SJSU.

The San José State University ensembles enjoy a long and distinguished reputation for outstanding performances at home, on tour, and at state and national conferences. The goal of our ensembles is to provide a quality musical, educational, and cultural experience for all participants. SJSU ensembles offer a variety of performing opportunities for all students of all majors and provide an excellent opportunity to become involved in University life and to meet students with similar musical interests. You are encouraged to be part of this 85-year tradition of continued excellence!

Learn more about our Performing Ensembles at the SJSU School of music and Dance