All applicants must complete an audition or interview with the School of Music. For more details, deadlines, and requirements by program, please see graduate admission requirements on the School of Music admission website.
• Composition, M.M.
• Conducting, M.M.
• Music Education,
M.M. or M.S. (academic year)
• Performance, M.M.
• Suzuki Pedagogy, M.M.
|Music Education, M.M. or M.S.
if applying for
Assistantship or Scholarship
|January 15||April 1|
|Regular Application Deadlines||January 15||April 1|
|Recommendation Letters||2 for admission, 2 additional letters for assistantship||2 for admission, 2 additional letters for assistantship|
|Essay Required?||Yes (for music education)||Yes|
(except composition and conducting degrees)
|Audition (live or recorded)|
submission of scores for composition;
DVD for conducting;
initial/provisional teaching certification in music
initial/provisional teaching certification
including practice teaching in music