Doctor of Philosophy in Musicology

The Ph.D. in Musicology is intended for those whose interests lie in research in the history of music, systematic musicology, or ethno-musicology.

Minimum of 8 hours selected from:8
Fieldwork and Ethnography
Analytical Methods: Musicology
Soc Theory in Ethnomusicology
Seminar in Musicology
Supporting Coursework 24
MUS 599Thesis Research (min/max applied toward degree)32
Total Hours64

Other Requirements:1

Other requirements may overlap
Students are expected to take courses in fields outside music that are appropriate to the proposed area of thesis research
Masters Degree Required for Admission to PhD? Yes
Qualifying Exam Required: No
Preliminary Exam Required (taken after all coursework is completed): Yes
Final Exam/Dissertation Defense Required: Yes
Dissertation Deposit Required: Yes
Minimum GPA: 3.0
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For additional details and requirements refer to the department's Graduate Handbook and the Graduate College Handbook.