Master On Campus

Music in Vocal Performance

North Park University

12 months
870 USD/credit 26100 USD/year
870 USD/credit 26100 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


The Music in Vocal Performance program of North Park University is an important step on your career journey as a classical singer.

Hey there 👋🏼

Interested in some tips for finding the best matching programme for you?

Here is a checklist of the most common actions that users take before finding their dream programme.

Completed items

Search with at least 2 filters
You can use the search page. The filter section on the left contains a variety of useful filters.
0 / 5
Visit 5 programme pages
You can find programmes in different ways. If you haven't viewed any programmes yet, the search page is probably a good place to start.
0 / 2
Visit 2 university pages
You can find universities in different ways. From the page of a programme you like you can jump to the corresponding university or you can start with the country you like and check a list of universities there.
Take our personality test
Would you like to know what kind of programme would fit your personality best? Go to the personality test page to take the test.
Take our country test
Would you like to which country would be the ideal place for you to study? Go to the country test page to take the test.
Create an account
Creating an account gives you a number of benefits. It will unlock 6 more items on your checklist. Some new things you'll be able to do are:
  • Check your fit with a programme
  • View recommendations
  • Compare programmes


Key facts

During the Music in Vocal Performance program of North Park University you’ll explore technique, style, lyric diction, and more, gaining valuable performance experience through solo and ensemble work. Advanced training will help you grow your own talent and ability so you can successfully pursue roles in festivals, workshops, and companies. You’ll also be prepared for performance and teaching careers in a variety of professional and church settings.

Stage Time

You’ll get extensive stage experience in the MMVP program, performing in a variety of settings with opportunities for both solo and ensemble work with other music students.

  • Fully staged operas
  • Choral performances with solo opportunities
  • Year-round opera workshop with voice and theatrical coaching
  • Master classes in vocal performance with faculty and guest clinicians
  • Ensemble and solo performances, on- and off-campus

Where Students and Alumni Work

  • Lyric Opera of Chicago
  • Glimmerglass Festival
  • Main Street Opera
  • North Central College Musical Theatre Department
  • Midwest Institute of Opera
  • Opera Up Close at Governors State University

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Applied Voice and Recital
  • Opera Workshop
  • Opera Production
  • Performer’s Survey
  • Applications in Musical Analysis
  • Vocal Pedagogy I, II, Clinical

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Select five pieces covering a variety of styles, technical characteristics, and languages. Include at least one art song, one operatic aria, one English selection, and one piece composed after 1900. 
  • On the day of your audition, please provide three copies of your resume and audition repertoire list. (Copies of the music are not necessary). An accompanist will be provided.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    26100 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 870 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    26100 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 870 USD per credit during 12 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.

Fresh content

Updated in the last 3 months

Check the official programme website for potential updates.

Our partners

Music in Vocal Performance
North Park University


Go to your profile page to get personalised recommendations!