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State University of New York at Fredonia

Overview

State University of New York at Fredonia / School of Music is located in Fredonia, NY.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Music (MM) Music therapy
Master of Music (MM) Music performance
Master of Music (MM) Music theory/composition
Master of Music (MM) Music education

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 25

Earning Your Degree

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

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Comp Exam Required for some
Thesis or final project/recital

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

46
Applied
33
Accepted
14
Enrolled
72%

Applying

75
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline April 1st April 1st Yes
Spring deadline November 1st November 1st No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Requirements Audition

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL IBT score: 79
IELTS: Required IELTS Paper score: 7

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards March 15

Student Body

55
Total Graduate Students
38%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
61%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 3.64%
Black or African American 3.64%
White or Caucasian 63%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 3.64%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown 3.64%

Gender

Male (40%)
Female (60%)

Faculty

50
Total faculty
Full-time - 36
Part-time - 14
Male (24)
Female (26)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Schenkerian analysis, early American Music, music pedagogy, music therapy, professional performance
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 280 Central Avenue
Fredonia, NY  14063-1136
United States
Contact Dr. Melvin Unger
Director, School of Music
Email: melvin.unger@fredonia.edu
Phone: 716-673-3151