14
Students
Rural setting
Rural
Setting
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Overview

Houghton College / Greatbatch School of Music is located in Houghton, NY, in a rural setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Arts (MA) World music with theology and intercultural studies
Master of Music (MMus) Collaborative performance
Master of Arts (MA) Music
Master of Music (MMus) Conducting
Master of Music (MMus) Composition
Master of Music (MMus) Performance

Earning Your Degree

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

Degree Requirements

Master's Degrees Comp Exam Required for some
Thesis Required for some
Recitals (for some programs)

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

16
Applied
14
Accepted
9
Enrolled
88%

Applying

40
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Entrance Requirements

Master's Degree Requirements B Mus or equivalent
International Students Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 600

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards March 1
Types of financial support available Fellowships
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

14
Total Graduate Students
7%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
92%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino Not Reported
Black or African American Not Reported
White or Caucasian 92%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 7.14%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown Not Reported

Gender

Male (42%)
Female (57%)

Faculty

19
Total faculty
Full-time (14)
Part-time (5)
Male (12)
Female (7)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Bach Studies; original compositions; professional performance; contemporary women composers; music in Christian worship
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address One Willard Avenue
Houghton, NY  14744
United States
Contact Dr. Ben R. King
Director/Associate Dean
Email: ben.king@houghton.edu
Phone: 585-567-9468
Fax: 585-567-9517