216
Students
Suburban setting
Suburban
Setting
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Overview

Stony Brook University, State University of New York / Department of Music is located in Stony Brook, NY, in a suburban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Arts (MA) Music history/theory
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Music history/theory
Master of Music (MM) Music performance
Doctor of Musical Arts (DMA) Music performance

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 11
Doctoral Degrees 35

Earning Your Degree

Evening/weekend programs available? No
Terminal master's degree available? Yes

Degree Requirements

Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Varies
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

338
Applied
104
Accepted
49
Enrolled
31%

Applying

100
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline January 15th Not reported No
Spring deadline October 1st Not reported No

Entrance Requirements

Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test
Doctoral Degree Requirements Three letters of recommendation
International Students Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL IBT score: 90

Student Body

216
Total Graduate Students
3%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
96%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 4.17%
Black or African American 0.93%
White or Caucasian 46%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 7.87%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 1.85%
Unknown 7.41%

Gender

Male (50%)
Female (50%)

Faculty

60
Total faculty
Full-time (23)
Part-time (37)
Male (41)
Female (19)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Chamber music, humanities, music, music and performing arts, music composition
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
10,029

Location & Contact

Address 3304 Staller Center
Stony Brook, NY  11794
United States
Contact Dr. Perry Goldstein
Chair
Email: perry.goldstein@stonybrook.edu
Phone: 631-632-7340