Division of Music College of Creative Arts West Virginia University

Division of Music College of Creative Arts West Virginia University

Morgantown, WV
location
Public
type
Small
setting
54%
46%
student ratio
74
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
March 15
fall application deadline
64%
acceptance rate
8 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Music Performance Doctor of Musical Arts (DMA)
      Master of Music (MM)
    • Music Composition Doctor of Musical Arts (DMA)
      Master of Music (MM)
    • Music Education Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Music (MM)
    • Music History Master of Music (MM)
    • Music Theory Master of Music (MM)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 17
    • Doctoral Degrees 10
    • 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? Not reported
    • Terminal master's degree available? No
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Required, Required for some and recitals
    • Doctoral Degrees V, Required, Required and recitals (DMA)
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

64% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 54
    • Accepted 35
    • Acceptance Rate 64
    • Enrolled 18
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $45
    • Application Fee - International $45
    • Electronic applications accepted? Not Reported
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline March 15th February 15th Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline October 15th September 15th Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test (music history), minimum GPA of 3.0, audition
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test (music education), minimum GPA of 3.0, audition
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required

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 awardsFebruary 1
    • Types of financial support availableResearch Assitantships, Teaching Assistantships, Tuition Waivers, Federal Work-Study, Institutionally-sponsored Loans

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students74
    • Female Percentage54%
    • Male Percentage46%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students74
    • Part-time Percentage42%
    • Full-time Percentage58%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino0%
    • Black / African American4%
    • White / Caucasian89%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native2%
    • Asian4%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown1%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty46
    • Full-time Percentage76%
    • Part-time Percentage24%
    • Female Percentage39%
    • Male Percentage61%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchJazz history, seventeenth century French court music, nineteenth century composition theory
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Division of Music

College of Creative Arts
West Virginia University

University Avenue
Morgantown, WV 26506
United States

Dr. Howard Jackson

Chair

Phone: 304-293-4841
Fax: 304-293-7491
Email: keith.jackson@mail.wvu.edu

Dr. Cynthia Anderson


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