Program in Music Therapy School of Music The University of Kansas

Program in Music Therapy School of Music The University of Kansas

Lawrence, KS
location
Public
type
Suburban
setting
82%
18%
student ratio
39
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
February 15
fall application deadline
59%
acceptance rate
1 Degree Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Music Therapy Master of Music Education (MME)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 4
    • 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 Not reported

Admissions

59% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 22
    • Accepted 13
    • Acceptance Rate 59
    • Enrolled 9
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $55
    • Application Fee - International $65
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline February 15th February 15th Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test, minimum undergraduate GPA of 3.0, video, and reference letters, transcripts
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test, MEMT Diagnostic Exam, minimum graduate GPA of 3.5, video, reference letters, transcripts, and writing sample, proof of professional experience
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL (minimum score 570 paper-based; 92 iBT) or IELTS (minimum score 6)

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 awardsDecember 15
    • Types of financial support availableInstitutionally-sponsored Loans, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students39
    • Female Percentage82%
    • Male Percentage18%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students39
    • Part-time Percentage44%
    • Full-time Percentage56%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino0%
    • Black / African American3%
    • White / Caucasian97%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian0%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown0%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchOrff-based music therapy; music therapy in health, wellness, autism and hospice; changing attitudes toward individuals with disabilities; music therapy in medical settings; music therapy in pediatrics, early intervention
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Program in Music Therapy

School of Music
The University of Kansas

448 Murphy Hall 1530 Naismith Drive
Lawrence, KS 66045
United States

Dr. Robert Walzel

Dean

Phone: 785-864-3421
Fax: 785-864-5366
Email: music@ku.edu

Lois Elmer

Administrative Professional for Music

Phone: 785-864-4784
Fax: 785-864-9640
Email: elmer@ku.edu


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