31
Students
Suburban setting
Suburban
Setting
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Overview

Duke University / Department of Music is located in Durham, NC, in a suburban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Musicology
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Performance practice
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Music composition

Degrees Awarded

Doctoral Degrees 6

Earning Your Degree

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

Degree Requirements

Master's Degrees 2 Foreign Languages
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

53
Applied
9
Accepted
5
Enrolled
17%

Applying

80
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline December 8th December 8th Yes
Spring deadline November 1st Not reported No

Entrance Requirements

Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test
Doctoral Degree Requirements Paper on musical topic (for musicology); samples of compositions (for music composition)

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Application deadlines for financial awards December 31

Student Body

31
Total Graduate Students
Not Reported
International Breakout (representing other countries)
100%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino Not Reported
Black or African American 3.23%
White or Caucasian 77%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian Not Reported
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown 6.45%

Gender

Male (61%)
Female (38%)

Location & Contact

Address Box 90665
Durham, NC  27708
United States
Contact Jacqueline Waeber
Director of Graduate Studies
Email: christy.reuss@duke.edu
Phone: 919-660-3308
Fax: 919-660-3301