BA vs. BFA?

June 29th, 2017|0 Comments

This article originally appeared in the New York State Association for College Admission Counseling. BFA? vs. BA? What could be more emblematic of the winter season than the music of Tchaikovsky’s “The Nutcracker?” This music was almost never written, as Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky’s parents sent him to law school because they didn’t consider music an acceptable profession. He ultimately quit his legal job to attend the St. Petersburg Conservatory. Thus began his now world-renowned career in music. Over [...]