Graduate Application and Audition Guide

Important Dates

For priority consideration for funding (GTAs or fellowships), Graduate Applications must be completed by:

December 15, 2019

(All Degrees Programs)

April 1st, 2020

(Summer MM-Music Educ ONLY)

Preferred graduate audition days:

January 31, 2020

Jazz auditions

February 1, 2020

All other graduate auditions, except conducting; conducting auditions will be arranged by the faculty

Submissions will be reviewed starting on December 15, 2019.

Graduate Degree Program Summary


The Glenn Korff School of Music offers three graduate degrees: Master of Music (M.M.), Doctor of Musical Arts (D.M.A.), and Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.), each with various emphases, admission criteria, and application processes.

Please use the links below or the tabs in the right-hand column for more information.

Graduate Degree Program Admission Information

Master of Music (M.M.)


Doctor of Musical Arts (D.M.A.)


Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.)