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Morgan State University

12 months
894 USD/credit 29502 USD/year
894 USD/credit 29502 USD/year
455 USD/credit 15015 USD/year
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The Master of Arts in Music degree of Morgan State University consists of a common core curriculum that includes Applied Lessons, Music Theory and Music History along with a wide range of courses to support students' specific areas of interest.


Music programme of Morgan State University allows students to develop the expertise to make independent and original contributions to the profession.

Key facts:

Students may choose from the following concentrations:

  • Vocal
  • Piano
  • Instrumental
  • Choral Conducting
  • Sacred Music

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Opera Studio
  • Repertoire Seminar
  • Vocal Pedagogy
  • Advanced Lyric Diction
  • The Art of Accompanying 
  • Advanced Choral Literature

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


33 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Have earned a minimum undergraduate academic average of 3.0 in their major area of study
  • Present a minimum of 49 semester hours in undergraduate music courses
  • Hold a bachelor's degree in some area of music
  • Complete a formal audition before the graduate music faculty on campus to demonstrate proficiecy of requisite skills to be successful in the Masters Degree Program
  • Pass two formal examinations to demonstrate general knowledge in music history and music theory
  • Be interviewed by the Graduate Program Coordinator
  • Meet the entrance requirements specified in the Handbook for Graduate Music Students, available at the Office of the Graduate Coordinator

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    29502 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 894 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    29502 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 894 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    15015 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 455 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Baltimore

1240 - 2100 USD /month
Living costs

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


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