One Passion—Many Ways to Study
The School of Music educates prospective teachers, performers, and composers in programs designed to develop persons of professional competence in the following degree areas.
- Music Education (M.M. or M.S.)
- Composition (M.M.)
- Performance (M.M.)
- Conducting (M.M.)
- Suzuki Pedagogy (M.M.)
Graduate Program Quick Facts
- The department offers six graduate programs that lead to the master's degree.
- Programs range from 30 to 36 credits of graduate study.
- A minimum combination of two consecutive terms of full-time study in residence is required for the master of music degrees in performance and composition.
- The master of science or master of music degree in music education may be pursued on a part-time basis.
- The master of music degrees in conducting, Suzuki pedagogy, and music education with Suzuki emphasis require two years in residence.