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Musicology

The University of Alabama

24 months
Duration
30250 USD/year
30250 USD/year
10780 USD/year
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About

The Musicology program at The University of Alabama offers undergraduate and graduate courses to support all of the School of Music’s degree programs, as well as a master of music (MM) degree in musicology. Additionally, the School of Music Endowed Chair in Musicology is filled every third year.

Overview

Key Features

All incoming graduate students in the Musicology program at The University of Alabama must take the graduate diagnostic examination in music theory. Current graduate students must take the comprehensive examination, which includes a music history section, before being admitted to candidacy.

The School of Music offers master of music degrees in the following areas:
  • Choral conducting
  • Composition
  • Composition with an emphasis in arranging
  • Musicology
  • Organ performance with an emphasis in church music
  • Performance (concentrations in piano, organ, organ with church music emphasis, voice and individual orchestral instruments)
  • Performance (woodwind option)
  • Piano accompanying
  • Theory
  • Wind conducting

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Seminar in Musicology
  • Proseminar in Ethnomusicology
  • Special Topics in Musicology
  • Special Topics in Musicology and Ethnomusicology

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • Rolling admission.

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • An online application form
  • Application fee payment
  • Statement of purpose
  • Unofficial admission scores (GRE, GMAT, MAT or MCAT; if required by the department)
  • Unofficial transcripts
  • Letters of recommendation
  • Language scores (non-native English speakers)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    30250 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15125 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • National

    30250 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15125 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • In-State

    10780 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5390 USD per semester during 24 months.

Living costs for Tuscaloosa

850 - 1300 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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