Suburban setting
Suburban
Setting
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Overview

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

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Musicology
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Computer-based music theory and acoustics
Master of Arts (MA) Music, science, and technology
Doctor of Musical Arts (DMA) Composition

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, departmental theory/analysis test
Varies
Thesis Alternate accepted
Project
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test, departmental theory/analysis test
Thesis Required for some
Qualifying, special area, and oral exams (PhD); composition project and lecture-demonstration exams (DMA)

Admissions

Applying

65
Application Fee - Domestic
80
Application Fee - International
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline December 30th Not reported No

Entrance Requirements

Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test, departmental theory/analysis test
Master's Degree Requirements Samples of work
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test, departmental theory/analysis test
Doctoral Degree Requirements Samples of work
International Students Exam Details
TOEFL: Required

Location & Contact

Address 450 Serra Mall
Stanford, CA  94305-2004
United States
Contact Stephen M. Sano
Chair
Email: sano@stanford.edu
Phone: 650-723-1570