School of Music College of Fine Arts University of Utah

School of Music College of Fine Arts University of Utah

Salt Lake City, UT
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
52%
48%
student ratio
125
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
February 15
fall application deadline
70%
acceptance rate
19 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Choral Conducting Doctor of Musical Arts (DMA)
      Master of Music (M Mus)
    • Vocal Performance Doctor of Musical Arts (DMA)
    • Instrumental Performance Doctor of Musical Arts (DMA)
      Master of Music (M Mus)
    • Piano Performance Doctor of Musical Arts (DMA)
      Master of Music (M Mus)
    • Music Education Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Music (M Mus)
    • Composition Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Music (M Mus)
    • Musicology Master of Arts (MA)
    • Theory Master of Music (M Mus)
    • Instrumental Conducting Master of Music (M Mus)
    • Jazz Studies Master of Music (M Mus)
    • Collaborative Piano Master of Music (M Mus)
    • Organ Performance Master of Music (M Mus)
    • String Performance And Pedagogy Master of Music (M Mus)
    • Music History And Literature Master of Music (M Mus)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 21
    • Doctoral Degrees 8
    • 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 V, Required for some, Required for some and 1-2 recitals (MM), final oral exam
    • Doctoral Degrees V, Required, Required and 4 recitals (DMA), final oral exam
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

70% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 90
    • Accepted 63
    • Acceptance Rate 70
    • Enrolled 33
  • 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 January 15th Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline October 1st September 1st Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's Degreesplacement exams, minimum GPA of 3.0, and audition, bachelor's degree in music
    • Doctoral's Degreesplacement exams, minimum GPA of 3.0, and audition, master's degree in music
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, TOEFL iBT

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 awardsFebruary 1
    • Types of financial support availableTeaching Assistantships, Health Care Benefits, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students125
    • Female Percentage52%
    • Male Percentage48%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students125
    • Part-time Percentage34%
    • Full-time Percentage66%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino4%
    • Black / African American1%
    • White / Caucasian83%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian5%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander1%
    • Two or more races3%
    • Unknown3%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty75
    • Full-time Percentage35%
    • Part-time Percentage65%
    • Female Percentage36%
    • Male Percentage64%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchMusic education, conducting, musicology, composition, performance
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$29,000

Location & Contact

School of Music

College of Fine Arts
University of Utah

1375 East Presidents Circle Room 204
Salt Lake City, UT 84112
United States

Dr. James Gardner

Director

Phone: 801-581-6762
Fax: 801-581-5683
Email: jas.gardner@utah.edu

Heather Severson

Academic Coordinator

Phone: 801-585-6972
Fax: 801-581-5683
Email: heather.severson@utah.edu


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