Popular Music at William Paterson University

Viewing the world of Popular Music through the study of Songwriting,  Industry Studies, and Social Media


Popular Music students - a truly happy bunch.

For more information regarding the Popular Music Program including entrance requirements and curriculum:



Music Admissions Office

Email:  musicadmissions@wpunj.edu

(973) 720-3466

FAX: (973) 720-2217



David Kerzner - BA in Popular Music Coordinator

Email: kerznerd@wpunj.edu

(973) 720-3198

Our Popular Music Majors are musicians, artist, writers, actors, composers, songwriters, arrangers, choral directors, teachers. They are interested in the business of music, social media, performing, collaborating, journalism, writing album reviews, promotion, music licensing, learning, web design, graphic arts, music industry law, tour managing, audio engineering, and so much more.