All applicants must complete an audition or interview with the School of Music. For more details, deadlines, and requirements by program, please see our graduate admission requirements.
• 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