Interested?

Interested in Department of Music? Admissions officers are waiting to hear from you!

Get More Info
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Overview

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill / Department of Music is located in Chapel Hill, NC, in a suburban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Master of Arts (MA)

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 4
Doctoral Degrees 2

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

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test, department diagnostic exam
1 Foreign Language
Thesis Required
Theory and keyboard exams
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test, department diagnostic exam
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required
Theory and keyboard exams

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

32
Applied
10
Accepted
31%

Applying

60
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline January 1st Not reported Yes

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test, department diagnostic exam
Master's Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.0
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test, department diagnostic exam
Doctoral Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.0

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required

Tuition & Fees

Calculator icon

Financial Support

Application deadlines for financial awards January 1
Types of financial support available Fellowships
Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships
Health Care Benefits
Institutionally-sponsored Loans
Scholarship and/or loans
Traineership
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

31
Total Graduate Students
9%
International Breakout (representing other countries)

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 0%
Black or African American 0%
White or Caucasian 90%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0%
Asian 0%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown 0%

Gender

Male (64%)
Female (35%)

Faculty

13
Total faculty
Full-time - 11
Part-time - 2
Male (7)
Female (6)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Music theory, ethnomusicology, music history
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address Chapel Hill, NC  27599
United States
Contact Mr. James E. Ketch
Phone: 919-962-2211

×