Provo, UT
location
Private
type
Suburban
setting
60%
40%
student ratio
42
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
December 15
fall application deadline
43%
acceptance rate
8 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Music Education Master of Arts (MA) [Music Education ]
      Master of Music (MM) [Music Education ]
    • Conducting Master of Music (MM) [band and orchestral conducting]
      Master of Music (MM) [choral conducting]
    • Performance Master of Music (MM) [keyboard performance]
      Master of Music (MM) [orchestral instrument]
      Master of Music (MM) [vocal performance]
    • Composition Master of Music (MM) [Composition ]
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 16
    • 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? Not reported
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Comp Exam Required for some, Thesis Required for some and recital, project, or composition (for some programs)
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

43% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 44
    • Accepted 19
    • Acceptance Rate 43
    • Enrolled 16
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $50
    • Application Fee - International $50
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline December 15th December 15th Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesSchool of Music Entrance Exam, minimum GPA of 3.0, undergraduate degree in music
    • Doctoral's DegreesNot Reported
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, TOEFL iBT, IELTS required, IELTS paper based, accepted English proficiency tests include: E3PT, IELTS, or TOEFL

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 availableResearch Assistantships, Teaching Assistantships, Tuition Waivers, Career or Field-Related Internships, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Institutionally-sponsored Loans, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students42
    • Female Percentage60%
    • Male Percentage40%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students42
    • Part-time Percentage57%
    • Full-time Percentage43%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino5%
    • Black / African American0%
    • White / Caucasian81%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian7%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander2%
    • Two or more races5%
    • Unknown or International Student0%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty111
    • Full-time Percentage46%
    • Part-time Percentage54%
    • Female Percentage43%
    • Male Percentage57%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchMax Steiner film archive study; liturgical compositions; music education undergraduate curriculum; Mormon music; jazz history
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

School of Music

College of Fine Arts and Communications
Brigham Young University

C550 HFAC
Provo, UT 84602
United States

Dr. Kirt Saville

Director

Phone: 801-422-6304
Fax: 801-422-0533
Email: kirt_saville@byu.edu

Dr. A. Bigelow

Graduate Coordinator

Phone: 801-422-1315
Fax: 801-422-0533
Email: claudine_bigelow@byu.edu


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