24 months
42321 USD/year
42321 USD/year
Tuition fee
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At Orchestral Studies from Roosevelt University students receive intensive focus on the preparation of orchestral repertory and excerpts through an expanded private lesson component and a weekly class devoted specifically to audition preparation.


Orchestral Studies from Roosevelt University prepares students majoring in violin, viola, violoncello, harp, double bass, flute, oboe, clarinet, bassoon, trumpet, horn, trombone, tuba, or percussion for careers as orchestral musicians. 


The Orchestral Studies program prepares students majoring in a woodwind, brass, or string instrument, harp or percussion for a career as orchestral musicians.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Style and Literature
  • Advanced Study and Performance of Orchestral Repertory
  • Orchestral Audition Workshop
  • Orchestral Seminar
  • Grad Comprehensive Review

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


46 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Student insurance

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
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  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • All applicants must submit a performing arts application, all required supplemental items, and present an audition (live in Chicago, live at a regional location, or via online recording) to be considered for admission. 
  • All audition repertoire requirements are contained within the performance area pages for your instrument area. Please review the requirements carefully.
  • Artistic Application & Application Fee (via GetAcceptd)
  • 2 or 3 Letters of Recommendation
  • Official Transcripts from all previously attended schools/institutions
  • TOEFL scores (if applicable)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    42321 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 42321 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    42321 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 42321 USD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Chicago

1297 - 2491 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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