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Owensboro colleges to offer degree in bluegrass music

The schools hope to take advantage of the resources at the International Bluegrass Music Center. (Source: WAVE 3 News) The schools hope to take advantage of the resources at the International Bluegrass Music Center. (Source: WAVE 3 News)

OWENSBORO, KY (WAVE) - Owensboro Community and Technical College and Brescia University are teaming up to offer a degree in bluegrass music.

The associate degree program could be ready by spring of 2017. Students could then transfer to the bachelor of fine arts program at Brescia. 

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The schools hope to take advantage of the resources at the International Bluegrass Music Center, a $15 million dollar project slated to open in 2017 as the new home of the International Bluegrass Music Museum.

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