24
Students
Suburban setting
Suburban
Setting
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Overview

Five Towns College / Graduate Programs is located in Dix Hills, NY, in a suburban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Music (MM) Music education
Doctor of Musical Arts (DMA) Music education
Doctor of Musical Arts (DMA) Music performance
Doctor of Musical Arts (DMA) Composition and arranging
Master of Music (MM) Jazz/commercial music
Master of Science in Education (MS Ed) Childhood education
Doctor of Musical Arts (DMA) Music history and literature

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 4
Doctoral Degrees 2

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No

Degree Requirements

Master's Degrees Thesis Required
Exams, major composition or capstone project, recital
Doctoral Degrees Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required
Final oral exam

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

63
Applied
7
Accepted
7
Enrolled
11%

Applying

50
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline September 1st September 1st No
Spring deadline January 25th January 25th No

Entrance Requirements

Master's Degree Requirements Audition (for MM); New York state teaching certification (for MS Ed); personal statement, two letters of recommendation
Doctoral Degree Requirements 3 letters of recommendation, audition, essay
International Students Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 520
TOEFL IBT score: 85
IELTS: Recommended IELTS Paper score: 7

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit FAFSA
Types of financial support available Fellowships
Teaching Assistantships

Student Body

24
Total Graduate Students
25%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
75%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 4.17%
Black or African American 12.5%
White or Caucasian 58%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 16.67%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 4.17%
Unknown Not Reported

Gender

Male (62%)
Female (37%)

Faculty

18
Total faculty
Full-time (12)
Part-time (6)
Male (15)
Female (3)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Teaching methods, teaching strategies and techniques, analysis of modern music, jazz
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 305 North Service Road
Dix Hills, NY  11746-6055
United States

Phone: 631-424-7000