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Music

University of Nebraska Omaha

Master On Campus
12 months
Duration
16374 USD/year
16374 USD/year
7752 USD/year
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About

The Music program of the University of Nebraska Omaha is divided into three concentrations: music education, music performance, and conducting. The music performance concentration is a thirty-hour program that emphasizes performance and applied music.

Overview

Vision Statement

Courses dealing with history, theory, and pedagogy (as they relate to performance) are included, and opportunities for internships and performances in local professional organizations such as Opera Omaha and the Omaha Symphony are enjoyed by students at UNO.  

The music education concentration of the Music program of the University of Nebraska Omaha is a thirty-hour program with courses that emphasize pedagogy, practical application of music skills, and research for teachers at all levels. The class times and offerings are scheduled with the current practitioner in mind and include the option to complete much of the coursework online or during summer sessions. 

The conducting concentration is a thirty-hour program that emphasizes individualized instruction in conducting and maximizes experiences in front of an ensemble. Courses in music history, literature, and theory supplement the practical experience to help produce well-rounded graduates with considerable knowledge of techniques and literature.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Research and Bibliography in Music
  • Music Analysis for Performance
  • Renaissance Music Literature
  • Pedagogy of Music Theory
  • Pedagogy of World Music
  • Music from 1900 - 1945

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
3

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
80
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Resume
  • Student must have an undergraduate degree in music from an accredited institution and have an undergraduate cumulative GPA of 3.0 or a GPA of 3.0 or better in all music courses.
  • If the student does not have an undergraduate degree in music, the student must take the School of Music Graduate Diagnostic Exam before enrolling in any graduate courses in order to determine which undergraduate foundation courses may be necessary.
  • An audition for a panel of three graduate faculty members is required for all applicants wishing to pursue either the Performance or Conducting concentration.
  •  Applicants are required to have a command of oral and written English.
  • Complete an application & upload requirements.
  • A non-refundable application fee of $50.00 (U.S. dollars) is required.
  • Submit official transcripts and test scores.
  • Submit financial requirements for I-20 processing.
  • Submit final degree evaluation.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    16374 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 16374 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    16374 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 16374 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • In-State

    7752 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 7752 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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