Master On Campus


Belmont University

12 months
44200 USD/year
44200 USD/year
Tuition fee
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Belmont University students who have achieved a high level of skill in their performance area during undergraduate careers and wish to further develop their performance abilities seek this degree. Performance majors specialize in their applied classical performance area with a secondary component in the teaching of that area.


In this Performance degree at Belmont University,  students prepare to become professional performing musicians. It is assumed that most graduates of the Performance Major will either become professional performers or continue study in doctoral programs leading to university teaching positions.

Potential Career Options

  • Professional musician in orchestra or opera company
  • Member of a military performing ensemble
  • Participation in a touring musical group or ensemble
  • University professor and applied lesson teacher

Programme Structure

Courses included:
  • Introduction to Music Research
  • Music History Seminar
  • Analytical Techniques
  • Introduction to Pedagogy of Applied Music

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


34 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A completed Belmont University Graduate Studies Application for Admission.
  • Two completed recommendation forms from individuals who know the applicant's musical abilities. At least one recommendation must be completed by an individual who can address the applicant's academic accomplishments and potential.
  • The $50 non-refundable application fee.
  • Official transcripts of all previous college and masters level work.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    44200 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1300 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    44200 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1300 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Nashville

1183 - 2197 USD /month
Living costs

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


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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