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Department of Music

Overview

New York University / Department of Music is located in New York, NY, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Arts (MA) Ethnomusicology
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Composition and theory
Master of Arts (MA) Composition and theory
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Ethnomusicology
(Advanced Certificate) Early music performance

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 2
Doctoral Degrees 7

Earning Your Degree

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

Degree Requirements

Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
1 Foreign Language
Thesis Required for some
General exam
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Thesis Required
General and special exams

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

126
Applied
6
Accepted
5
Enrolled
5%

Applying

100
Application Fee - Domestic

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline January 4th January 4th No

Entrance Requirements

Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test
Master's Degree Requirements Bachelor's degree in liberal arts or music
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test
Doctoral Degree Requirements Master's degree in music
International Students Exam Details
TOEFL: Required

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards January 4
Types of financial support available Health Care Benefits
Institutionally-sponsored Loans
Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships

Research

Focus of faculty research: Early music (nineteenth century), Wagner, Verdi, performance practice
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 70 Washington Square South
New York, NY  10012-1019
United States
Contact Mr. David Samuels
Chair
Email: fas.music.gradadmissions@nyu.edu
Phone: 212-998-8300
Fax: 212-995-4147