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
|December 1||April 1|
|Regular Application Deadlines||December 1||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|
GRE for Music Education Applicants
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