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Jazz Studies

North Carolina Central University

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2249 USD/credit
2249 USD/credit
630 USD/credit
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About

The Master of Music in Jazz Studies degree program is designed to prepare students for excellence in musical performance, composition and teaching.

Overview

 This is achieved through a comprehensive program that focuses on performance and compositional skills, while developing cognitive skills that enhance one’s critical thinking and creativity. Completion of the program will enhance career opportunities in teaching at the secondary and post-secondary levels, as well as professional performance and composition in the jazz and contemporary music fields.  Currently, the Master of Music in Jazz Studies is recognized as the terminal degree and requires 33 credit hours of study beyond the bachelor’s degree.  

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Applied Instrumental/Vocal 
  • Jazz Pedagogy 
  • Jazz Ensemble
  • Jazz Improvisation
  • Jazz Styles and Analysis
  • Technology in Music 

Key information

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
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English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicant's must have earned a bachelor's degree from an accredited institution and have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.75 or a 3.00 in the last sixty (60) credit hours of study at the undergraduate level.  

Tuition Fee

  • International

    2249 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2249 USD per credit and a duration of  .
  • National

    2249 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2249 USD per credit and a duration of  .
  • In-State

    630 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 630 USD per credit and a duration of  .

Funding

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