Application Process

Music

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.

Music

  Music
• 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.
(summers only)
Application Deadline
if applying for
Assistantship or Scholarship
January 15 April 1
Regular Application Deadlines January 15 April 1
Minimum GPA 3.0 3.0
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
Test(s) Audition
(except composition and conducting degrees)
Audition (live or recorded)
Other Requirements Transcript,
submission of scores for composition;
DVD for conducting;
initial/provisional teaching certification in music
Transcript,
initial/provisional teaching certification
including practice teaching in music