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Mercer University

24 months
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11355 USD/year
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About

The Master of Music in Conducting for Choral or Instrumental program at Mercer University is designed for exceptional musicians who have completed an undergraduate degree in music and wish to pursue intensive graduate studies in choral or instrumental conducting. 

Overview

Key facts:

  • The Master of Music in Conducting degree at Mercer University will assist students who desire to continue their musical preparation at the doctoral level, and will help prepare performers for a professional career in music. Two semesters of residency are required.
  • Master's candidates who wish to include the designation "With Emphasis in Church Music" to their degree may do so by choosing to use six elective credits in designated church music courses. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Analytical Techniques 
  • Graduate Studies in Music
  • Historical Study of Musical Styles and Literature
  • Orchestration/Composition
  • For Choral: Vocal Pedagogy
  • For Instrumental: Applied Lesson

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
80

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
80

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completed Application Form with nonrefundable application fee of $100 (U.S.) payable to Mercer University. This fee must accompany the application.
  • Official transcripts of all academic records sent in a sealed envelope from all college and universities attended.
  •  Curriculum vitae (summarizing academic, performance, and employment information). Optional: examples of involvement in liturgical, musical, or artistic activities.*
  • Repertory list of major performance area.
  •  A writing sample, such as a term paper, thesis, course paper, etc.
  •  A short essay (500-1,000 words) relating your goals pertaining to this degree.
  • Three letters of recommendation, each in a sealed envelope with the recommender's signature across the seal. The Recommendation Form should accompany each letter of recommendation.
  •  Official scores from TOEFL (if applicable).

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    11355 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 757 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    11355 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 757 USD per credit during 24 months.

Living costs for Doraville

900 - 1400 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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