Program in Music School of Music George Mason University

Program in Music School of Music George Mason University

Fairfax, VA
location
Public
type
Suburban
setting
51%
49%
student ratio
53
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
March 1
fall application deadline
76%
acceptance rate
6 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Conducting Master of Music (MM)
    • Jazz Studies Master of Music (MM)
    • Music Education Master of Music (MM)
    • Performance Master of Music (MM)
    • Pedagogy Master of Music (MM)
    • Composition Master of Music (MM)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 22
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? Not reported
    • Evening/weekend programs available? Not reported
    • Distance learning programs available? Not reported
    • Terminal master's degree available? Not reported
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

76% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 42
    • Accepted 32
    • Acceptance Rate 76
    • Enrolled 21
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $65
    • Application Fee - International $80
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline March 1st Not Reported Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline November 1st Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's Degreesexpanded goals statement; 2 letters of recommendation; official transcript
    • Doctoral's DegreesNot Reported
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 570 paper based, TOEFL iBT, IELTS required, IELTS paper based

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsMarch 1
    • Types of financial support availableCareer or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students53
    • Female Percentage51%
    • Male Percentage49%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students53
    • Part-time Percentage55%
    • Full-time Percentage45%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino6%
    • Black / African American12%
    • White / Caucasian67%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian4%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander2%
    • Two or more races2%
    • Unknown7%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty65
    • Full-time Percentage31%
    • Part-time Percentage69%
    • Female Percentage40%
    • Male Percentage60%

Location & Contact

Program in Music

School of Music
George Mason University

4400 University Drive, MSN 3E3
Fairfax, VA 22030
United States

Dr. Dennis Layendecker

Chair/Director

Phone: 703-993-5082
Fax: 703-993-1394
Email: dlayende@gmu.edu

Dr. Rachel Bergman

Graduate Director

Phone: 703-993-1395
Fax: 703-993-1394
Email: rbergman@gmu.edu


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