Doctor of Musical Arts, Performance and Literature Concentration

500 level major applied music12-16
Advanced Musicology, select 8 hours from the following (MUS 511, 512, 516, 519, 520, and 523 are particularly appropriate for students pursuing a cognate in Musicology):8
Regional Studies in Musicology (must enroll 4 four credits)
Fdns/Methods of Musicology I
Fdns/Methods of Musicology II
Fieldwork and Ethnography
Topics in Instrumental Music
Topics in Opera History
Analytical Methods: Musicology 1
Soc Theory in Ethnomusicology
Hist Studies in 20thC Music
Seminar in Musicology
Sem in Wrks of Select Composer
Advanced Music Theory, select one from each of the following groups6
Analysis of Musical Form (section A-C)
Counterpoint and Fugue
Analysis of Musical Form (section D-E)
Cognate field or minor area8-16
Electives (min/max applied toward degree): 16-10
Ensembles: Students whose primary instruments are woodwinds, bras, percussion, or strings will have a curricular requirement of four semesters of approved ensemble participation.0-4
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):16
Final Exam/Dissertation Defense Required
Dissertation Deposit Not Required
Concentration-specific requirements as listed above
MUS 528Res & Bibliography in Music4
Total Hours64

Other Requirements:2

Other requirements may overlap
Concentration Yes
Minimum 500-level Hours Required Overall: 12
Masters Degree Required for Admission to DMA? Yes
Qualifying Exam Required: Yes
Preliminary Exam Required: Yes
Minimum GPA: 3.0