Instrumental Conducting, M.M.

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Minimum Total Hours (Non-Thesis): 32

Program Code: M718

Required Courses

Required Courses
Choose 4 hours in each of the following:8
Instrumental Conducting
Instrumental Score Studies
GRRE 5042Graduate Recital-Master of Music Degree2
Core Courses
Musicology/Music Literature
Choose any graduate level MUSC or MULI courses6
Music Theory
Choose any graduate level MUTH course6
Choose one of the following (2 semesters; as advised):2
MUTE 5130
University Orchestra
Applied Music
Choose 4 hours in Applied Music in the primary instrument at the 5010 level 14
Choose 4 hours4
Total Credit Hours32

Study in secondary instruments may be permitted if the student demonstrates satisfactory competency in the primary instrument. 

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 30 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.