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Claremont Graduate University

Department of Music

Claremont, CA

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Overview

Department of Music / Department of Music is located in Claremont, CA, in a suburban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Church Music (DCM) Church music
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Musicology
Doctor of Musical Arts (DMA) Composition
Master of Arts (MA) Church music

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 4
Doctoral Degrees 12

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No
Terminal master's degree available? No

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE accepted but not required. International applicants with test scores between 75-95 TOEFL, 6.0-7.0 IELTS or 50-66 PTE may enter after admission to and successful completion of CGU's International Scholars Program.
1 Foreign Language
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Alternate accepted
Recitals for performance students
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE accepted but not required. International applicants with test scores between 75-95 TOEFL, 6.0-7.0 IELTS or 50-66 PTE may enter after admission to and successful completion of CGU's International Scholars Program.
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required
Recitals for performance students

Admissions

Applying

80
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline February 1st July 5th Yes
Spring deadline November 1st December 1st No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE accepted but not required. International applicants with test scores between 75-95 TOEFL, 6.0-7.0 IELTS or 50-66 PTE may enter after admission to and successful completion of CGU's International Scholars Program.
Master's Degree Requirements Statement of purpose, three letters of recommendation, resume, official transcripts and audition for performance applicants.
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE accepted but not required. International applicants with test scores between 75-95 TOEFL, 6.0-7.0 IELTS or 50-66 PTE may enter after admission to and successful completion of CGU's International Scholars Program.
Doctoral Degree Requirements Statement of purpose, three letters of recommendation, resume, official transcripts and audition for performance applicants.

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 95
IELTS: Required IELTS Paper score: 7

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards June 30
Types of financial support available Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships
Tuition waivers for student who do not receive fellowships or assistantships
Career or field-related internships
Federal Work-Study
Financial support for part-time students

Student Body

57
Total Graduate Students
24%
International Breakout (representing other countries)

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 10.53%
Black or African American Not Reported
White or Caucasian 40%
American Indian or Alaska Native 1.75%
Asian 17.54%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown 5.26%

Gender

Male (45%)
Female (54%)

Faculty

4
Total faculty
Full-time - 4
Part-time - 0
Male (2)
Female (2)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Musicology/music theory, keyboard performance practices, historical performance practices, composition, American composers
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address Claremont Graduate University Department of Music
150 East Tenth Street
Claremont, CA  91711
United States
Contact Dr. Robert Zappulla
Chair
Email: robert.zappulla@cgu.edu
Phone: 909-6218071

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