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M.S. Music

ABOUT THE MASTER OF MUSIC

The Master of Music program offers concentrations in music education, performance, and theory-composition, each of which requires a minimum of thirty credit hours and terminal options. A required number of core courses are common to all three concentrations.

WHAT TO EXPECT AS A MUSIC STUDENT

The main purpose of the Master of Music program is to enable its graduates to perform at levels of competence and responsibility equal to the technical and artistic demands of specialist or leadership roles as they are defined within the professional discipline.

The program aims to do the following:
Encompass related areas of study
Provide for the attainment of proficiencies requisite
to career advancement, and to further professional
study.

DEGREE AT A GLANCE

Total Credits: Music Education: 33
Performance: 32 (Brasswinds, Keyboard, Percussion, Strings, Voice, Woodwinds)
Theory: 33 (Composition)

WHERE WILL MY DEGREE TAKE ME?

The main purpose of the Master of Music program is to enable its graduates to perform at levels of competence and responsibility equal to the technical and artistic demands of specialist or leadership roles as they are defined within the professional discipline.

The program aims to do the following:

  • Encompass related areas of study
  • Provide for the attainment of proficiencies requisite to career advancement, and to further professional study.