The professional graduate programs integrate performance skills, music scholarship, pedagogy, and professionalism to prepare students for music careers in the 21st century. Students completing this degree may pursue a doctorate, seek and entry level position at a university, teach privately or seek a career as a performer.
Graduates of the Master of Music degree program in Conducting at Oklahoma City University leave campus with a discipline and versatility that positions them for successful professional lives.
Musicians holding the M.M. from Oklahoma City University include performers Kristin Chenoweth, Sarah Coburn, Lara Teeter, and Roy Bean; Mark Blakeman, vice president and general manager of the Nashville Symphony Orchestra; and Midge Woolsey, radio host of WQXR, the radio station of The New York Times. Recent M.M. graduates in composition have been selected for continued study at schools ranging from London’s Royal College of Music to University of Southern California’s Thornton Scoring for Motion Pictures and Television program.
The Master of Music in Conducting is for students who wish to further conducting studies begun in undergraduate music degrees from NASM accredited universities and to pursue careers in conducting in both professional and educational settings. Students are afforded multiple opportunities for regular conducting experiences under faculty supervision and with appropriate major ensembles.
Masters conducting students declare an area of emphasis--winds, orchestral, choral--but are required to conduct in all areas, including opportunities to conduct in opera and music theater.
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- 12 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- StartingApply anytime.
We strongly recommend applying at least six weeks before the start of the semester.
DisciplinesMusic Music History Liberal Arts View 108 other Masters in Music History in United States
The following documents are required for admission to Oklahoma City University and should be uploaded as part of your online application.
- Online Application Form
- Application Fee
- Academic Records (Transcripts, Mark Sheets, Grade Sheets, etc.)
- Proof of English Proficiency
- Financial Statement of Support
- Original Personal Statement
- Two Letters of Recommendation
- CV or Resume
- Additional Required Documents
International936 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 936 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
National936 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 936 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
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.
Apply and win up to €6000 to cover your tuition fees.