197
Students
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
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Overview

University of Washington / School of Music is located in Seattle, WA, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

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

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 38
Doctoral Degrees 20

Earning Your Degree

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, GRE Subject Test
Varies
Thesis Required for some
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test, GRE Subject Test
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

173
Applied
56
Accepted
32%

Applying

50
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline April 15th Not reported No
Winter deadline November 1st Not reported No

Entrance Requirements

Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test, GRE Subject Test
Master's Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.0
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test, GRE Subject Test
Doctoral Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.0, sample of scholarly writing, videotape of teaching, 1 year of teaching experience
International Students Exam Details
TOEFL: Required

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards March 1
Types of financial support available Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships
Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

197
Total Graduate Students
6%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
93%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 2.03%
Black or African American 1.52%
White or Caucasian Not Reported
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.51%
Asian 15.23%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown Not Reported

Gender

Male (47%)
Female (52%)

Faculty

55
Total faculty
Full-time (37)
Part-time (18)
Male (39)
Female (16)

Research

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

Location & Contact

Address Seattle, WA  98195
United States
Contact Dr. Robin McCabe
Phone: 206-543-2100