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Eastman School of Music

Rochester, NY

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Overview

University of Rochester / Eastman School of Music is located in Rochester, NY, in a suburban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Music (MM) Jazz studies/contemporary media
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Music composition
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Music theory
Doctor of Musical Arts (DMA) Performance and literature
Master of Arts (MA) Music theory pedagogy
Master of Music (MM) Music education
Master of Music (MM) Performance and literature
Master of Music (MM) Piano accompanying and chamber music
Doctor of Musical Arts (DMA) Piano accompanying and chamber music
Master of Arts (MA) Music composition
Master of Arts (MA) Music education
Master of Arts (MA) Ethnomusicology
Master of Music (MM) Conducting
Doctor of Musical Arts (DMA) Music education
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Musicology
Doctor of Musical Arts (DMA) Conducting
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Music education
Doctor of Musical Arts (DMA) Music composition
Master of Music (MM) Music composition

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 93
Doctoral Degrees 30

Earning Your Degree

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

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE
Thesis Required for some
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE
Comp Exam Required for some
Thesis Required for some

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

830
Applied
158
Accepted
153
Enrolled
19%

Applying

80
Application Fee - Domestic

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline December 1st December 1st No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Application deadlines for financial awards December 1

Student Body

387
Total Graduate Students
8%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
91%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 1.29%
Black or African American 1.55%
White or Caucasian 52%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 5.43%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown 5.17%

Gender

Male (42%)
Female (57%)

Location & Contact

Address Wilson Boulevard
Rochester, NY  14627
United States
Contact Douglas Lowry
Dean
Phone: 585-274-1010