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Yale University

School of Music

New Haven, CT

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Overview

Yale University / School of Music is located in New Haven, CT, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Music (MM)
Artist's Diploma (AD)
(Certificate)
Doctor of Musical Arts (DMA)
Master of Musical Arts (MMA)

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 82
Doctoral Degrees 8
Other Advanced Degrees 26

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? No
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 departmental exams
1 Foreign Language
Recitals
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam entrance exam in music history, analysis, and musicianship
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required
Oral and written exam, recitals
Other Advanced Degrees Entrance Exam departmental exams
1 Foreign Language
Recitals

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

1,456
Applied
161
Accepted
117
Enrolled
11%

Applying

150
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

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

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam Departmental exams
Master's Degree Requirements Audition
Doctoral Degree Exam Entrance exam in music history, analysis, and musicianship
Doctoral Degree Requirements Audition
Additional Entrance Requirements Audition

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 567
TOEFL IBT score: 86

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition & Fees

$12,192
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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards May 30
Types of financial support available Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

209
Total Graduate Students
34%
International Breakout (representing other countries)

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 4.78%
Black or African American 1.44%
White or Caucasian 43%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0%
Asian 11%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0%
Two or more races 5.26%
Unknown 0%

Gender

Male (56%)
Female (43%)

Faculty

59
Total faculty
Full-time - 28
Part-time - 31
Male (44)
Female (15)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Performance, composition, conducting, music history and theory
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address New Haven, CT  06520
United States
Contact Robert Blocker
Dean
Phone: 203-432-4160
Fax: 203-432-7542

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