Master of Music with Emphasis on Composition

MUSI 500 or 551 Performance Study 2
MUSI 520 Research in Music 2
MUSI 554 Analytical Techniques I 3
MUSI 555 Analytical Techniques II 3
MUSI 559 Composition 6
MUSI 593 Professional Project 2
Graduate  level courses Music Technology 4
Graduate level courses Music History 4
Graduate level electives Music or Non-Music 4
Total Credits for Graduation   30
  1. Electives are chosen in consultation with the major advisor.
  2. Independent study may be substituted for required courses with the approval of the major advisor and the faculty member directing the study.
  3. At least 50% of the program must be at 500-600 level.
  4. In addition to the above graduate courses, three (3) credits of ensemble participation are required.
  5. A Comprehensive Oral Exam must be passed after the completion of the professional project.
  6. The professional project will present at least one work using music technology as a compositional tool.
  7. Consult the Graduate Catalog for additional graduation requirements and procedures.