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Department of Music Performance Henry and Leigh Bienen School of Music Northwestern University

  • Evanston, IL
    location
  • Private
    type
  • Suburban
    setting
  • Not Reported
    student ratio
  • Not Reported
    total students
  • Not Reported
    in-state tuition | out-of-state tuition
  • December 15
    fall application deadline
  • Not Reported
    acceptance rate
  • 21 Degrees
    degrees/awards offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Brass Performance Doctor of Musical Arts (DMA)
      Master of Music (MM)
    • Piano Performance Doctor of Musical Arts (DMA)
      Master of Music (MM)
    • Voice And Opera Performance Doctor of Musical Arts (DMA)
      Master of Music (MM)
    • Conducting Doctor of Musical Arts (DMA)
      Master of Music (MM)
    • Piano Performance And Pedagogy Doctor of Musical Arts (DMA)
      Master of Music (MM)
    • Woodwind Performance Doctor of Musical Arts (DMA)
      Master of Music (MM)
    • Percussion Performance Doctor of Musical Arts (DMA)
      Master of Music (MM)
    • Piano Performance And Collaborative Arts Doctor of Musical Arts (DMA)
      Master of Music (MM)
    • String Performance Doctor of Musical Arts (DMA)
      Master of Music (MM)
    • Performance Master of Music (MM)
    • Jazz Studies Master of Music (MM)
    • Piano Pedagogy Master of Music Education (MME)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees Not reported
    • 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? No
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? No
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees

Admissions

  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied Not Reported
    • Accepted Not Reported
    • Acceptance Rate Not Reported
    • Enrolled Not Reported
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $55
    • Application Fee - International $55
    • Electronic applications accepted? No
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline December 15th December 15th Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's Degreesaudition, preliminary tapes in voice, and flute, percussion
    • Doctoral's Degreeswritten essay exam (theory and music history), audition, preliminary tapes
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced Degreesaudition, preliminary tapes
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 600 paper based, TOEFL iBT

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees
    • In-state tuition *Not Reported
    • Out-of-state tuition *Not Reported
    • International student tuitionNot Reported
    • *Typical tuition for this institution for full-time graduate students per academic year
  • Fees
    • Per-academic year feesNot Reported
    • Per-term feesNot Reported
    • One-time feeNot Reported
    • *Typical fees for this institution for full-time graduate students per academic year
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsMay 1
    • Types of financial support availableTuition Waivers, Career or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Institutionally-sponsored Loans, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Location & Contact

Department of Music Performance

Henry and Leigh Bienen School of Music
Northwestern University

Evanston, IL 60208
United States

Karen Brunssen

Co-Chair

Phone: 847-467-1628
Email: kab180@northwestern.edu

Linda Garton

Assistant Dean, Music Admission and Student Affairs

Phone: 847-491-3818
Email: lgarton@northwestern.edu



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