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Music - Jazz Studies

University of South Carolina

12 months
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33928 USD/year
33928 USD/year
12688 USD/year
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About

The Music - Jazz Studies MM program offered at University of South Carolina fuses performance, composition and arranging into a study plan that prepares you for the professional performance world. 

Overview

About the School of Music

The University of South Carolina School of Music has established a national reputation for artistic and scholarly excellence. An acclaimed faculty teach more than 500 undergraduate and graduate music majors, including students specializing in virtually every orchestra and band instrument, voice, piano, organ and guitar.

There are two tracks for this Music - Jazz Studies MM program offered at University of South Carolina:

  • Jazz Composition
  • Jazz Performance

Learning Outcomes

  • Candidates will demonstrate the ability to perform a wide array of jazz styles.
  • Candidates will be able to demonstrate masters-level knowledge of music history, music theory, and compositional styles by identifying, describing, comparing, and contrasting musical works from the Antiquity through modern times.    
  • Candidates will create original jazz works of significant duration and scope, reflective of masters-level compositional ability.

Careers

A major in music with an emphasis in jazz studies can prepare you for careers in:

  • composing
  • arranging
  • live or studio performance

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Music Bibliography and Research 
  • Jazz composition studies 
  • Non jazz composition studies
  • Recital
  • Composition recital
  • Music History 
  • Music Theory 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Audition
  • Official Transcripts
  • Official Test Score (GRE or MAT)
  • TOEFL/IELTS Score (international students)
  • 3 Letters of Recommendation
  • Curriculum Vitae or Resume
  • Writing Sample(s)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    33928 USD/year
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  • National

    33928 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 33928 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    12688 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 12688 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Columbia

999 - 1508 USD /month
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Funding

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