Doctor of Musical Arts, Instrumental Conducting Orchestra Concentration

MUS 528Res & Bibliography in Music4
MUS 546
MUS 547
Orchestral Literature I
and Orchestral Literature II
12
MUS 572Doctoral Orchestral Conducting16
Advanced Music History or Performance Practice4
Advanced Music Theory4
Cognate field or minor area8
Electives 18
Language Requirements:
Courses taken to meet language requirements do not count toward the degree. See the departmental handbook for details.
Thesis Hours or Doctoral Project Hours Required – MUS 576/MUS 599 (min/max applied toward degree):8
Total Hours64

Other Requirements:2

Other requirements may overlap
Concentration Yes
Minimum 500-level Hours Required Overall:12
Masters Degree Required for Admission to PhD?Yes
Qualifying Exam Required:Yes
Preliminary Exam Required:Yes
Final Exam/Dissertation Defense Required:Yes
Dissertation Deposit Required:No
Minimum GPA:3.0
1

To be selected in consultation with the student’s advisor.

2

For additional details and requirements refer to the department's Graduate Handbook and the Graduate College Handbook.