School of Music College of Arts and Sciences The University of Alabama

School of Music College of Arts and Sciences The University of Alabama

Tuscaloosa, AL
location
Public
type
Suburban
setting
31%
69%
student ratio
67
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
March 15
fall application deadline
62%
acceptance rate
14 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Wind Conducting Doctor of Musical Arts (DMA)
      Master of Music (MM)
    • Choral Conducting Doctor of Musical Arts (DMA)
      Master of Music (MM)
    • Composition Doctor of Musical Arts (DMA)
      Master of Music (MM)
    • Performance Doctor of Musical Arts (DMA)
      Master of Music (MM)
    • Music Education Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Arts (MA)
    • Arranging Master of Music (MM)
    • Church Music Master of Music (MM)
    • Theory Master of Music (MM)
    • Musicology Master of Music (MM)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 15
    • Doctoral Degrees 12
    • 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 Not reported

Admissions

62% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 83
    • Accepted 52
    • Acceptance Rate 62
    • Enrolled 24
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $50
    • Application Fee - International $60
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline March 15th March 15th Yes
    • Winter deadline September 1st September 1st Yes
    • Spring deadline September 1st September 1st Yes
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesSchool of Music Audition Exam, audition in the major instrument or area
    • Doctoral's DegreesSchool of Music Audition Exam, audition in the major instrument or area
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL (minimum score 550 paper-based, 79 iBT) or IELTS (minimum score 6.5)

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitNot Reported
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsMarch 15
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Teaching Assistantships, Health Care Benefits, Institutionally-sponsored Loans, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students67
    • Female Percentage31%
    • Male Percentage69%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students67
    • Part-time Percentage16%
    • Full-time Percentage84%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino7%
    • Black / African American9%
    • White / Caucasian80%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian0%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races4%
    • Unknown0%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty41
    • Full-time Percentage98%
    • Part-time Percentage2%
    • Female Percentage37%
    • Male Percentage63%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchPerformance practice, musicology, theory, composition
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

School of Music

College of Arts and Sciences
The University of Alabama

Tuscaloosa, AL 35487
United States

Mr. Charles Snead

Director

Phone: 205-348-7110
Fax: 205-348-1473
Email: ssnead@music.ua.edu

Dr. Linda Cummins

Director of Graduate Studies

Phone: 205-348-1465
Fax: 205-348-1473
Email: lcummins@ua.edu


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