Wind, Percussion, String, Master of Music

View Checksheet

Minimum Total Hours (Non-Thesis): 32

Program Code: M735

Required Courses

Required Courses
Major Instrument
Choose 8-12 hours 18-12
GRRE 5042Graduate Recital-Master of Music Degree2
Core Courses
Music History/Music Literature
Choose 6 hours6
Music Theory
Choose any graduate level MUTH course 26
Music Ensembles
Choose at least 2 hours (two 1 hr ensembles over two semesters) of ensemble 32-4
Electives
Choose 4-8 hours 44-8
Total Credit Hours32

General Requirements for all Master's Degrees

The master’s degree requires the equivalent of at least two semesters of satisfactory graduate work and additional work as may be prescribed for the degree.

All coursework applied to the master’s degree must carry graduate credit.

Master’s degree programs which require a thesis consist of at least 30 credit hours. All non-thesis master’s degree programs require at least 32 credit hours.

Credit transferred from other institutions must meet specific criteria and is subject to certain limitations.

Courses completed through correspondence study may not be applied to the master’s degree.

To qualify for a graduate degree, students must achieve an overall grade point average of 3.0 or higher in the degree program coursework and in all resident graduate coursework attempted. A student must also have at least a 3.0 in all coursework (including undergraduate coursework if any).

Additional information for master's degree students may be found in the Graduate College Bulletin.