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Graduate School

Music MM


  • Major: Music
  • Degree: Master of Music
  • School/College: Music

Program Website

See the program curriculum and learn about admission. 



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Ready to apply? Take note of any deadlines and documents required for this degree program.


Domestic Students Fall Application Deadline: June 1
Domestic Students Spring Application Deadline: October 15
Domestic Students Summer Application Deadline: April 15
International Students Fall Application Deadline: April 15
International Students Fall Application Deadline: September 1
International Students Summer Application Deadline: March 1

Required Documents

  • Audition
  • Official Transcripts
  • Official Test Score (GRE or MAT)
  • TOEFL/IELTS Score (international students)
  • 3 Letters of Recommendation
  • Curriculum Vitae or Resume
  • Writing Sample(s)

Applications Accepted for These Semesters...

  • Fall Semester
  • Spring Semester
  • Summer Semester

Areas of Concentration 

  • Composition
  • Conducting
  • Jazz Studies
  • Music History
  • Music Theory
  • Opera Theatre
  • Piano Pedagogy
  • Violin/Viola Pedagogy


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