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Programs & Degrees

Music is a creative art requiring constant renewal through the efforts of composers, performers, and teachers.  It is also a branch of the humanities, subject to scholarly study and interpretation of its theoretical concepts and historical development.

The School of Music offers comprehensive degree programs at all levels, covering both music performance and study (BA, BM, MA, MM, DMA, and PhD).

Courses offered include those in music history and research methodology, music theory, the history of jazz, the history of popular music, American musical theater, non-Western music, gender and music, opera, chamber music, and symphonic music. 

For more detail on the degree program , consult the School of Music Admissions page.