The Universidad Nacional Pedro Henríquez Ureña (UNPHU) is the only university in the Dominican Republic offering a Bachelor of Music other than music education. The Escuela Internacional de Música Contemporánea y Arte (International School of Contemporary Music and Art) was established to adress the need for professionally oriented musical training. The mission of the school is to prepare its students to successfully comptete in an increasingly global marketplace.
UNPHU is a looking forward institution that is optimistic about the future of the music entertainment industry and enthusiastic about training its graduates for leadership roles within that industry.
All students are trained in an bilingual environment by a faculty that includes some of the most successful musicians, sound enigneers, composers, arrangers, producers, concert promoters and music business professionals in the Dominican Repulic and the US.