Master On Campus

Music - Composition

The University of Montana

12 months
15254 USD/year
15254 USD/year
4452 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


Serving music majors and minors as well as UM students and community musicians each year, the UM School of Music is a leader in music education, performance, and composition with national and internationally recognized faculty and award-winning students. The Music - Composition MM program is offered at The University of Montana.


Study Music - Composition at The University of Montana

Offering a full complement of undergraduate and graduate degree programs, the School of Music is fully accredited by the National Association of Schools of Music and is home to the All-Star Band, Choir & Orchestra, Grizzly Marching Band, Buddy DeFranco Jazz Festival, Vienna Program, UM Summer Music Camps and more.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Performance Study
  • Research in Music
  • Analytical Techniques 
  • Composition
  • Professional Project
  • Music Technology
  • Music History

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Complete the Online Application ( As part of this process, applicants must do the following:
  • Self-report all colleges and universities attended (including grade point average)
  • 3 Letters of recommendations.
  • Upload a personal statement indicating:
  • -reasons for wishing to be admitted into this program.
  • -past experiences (volunteer or paid) working in the music field.
  • -5 year goals after completion of the program.
  • Upload resume
  • Pay the application fee.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    15254 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15254 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    15254 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15254 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    4452 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4452 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Missoula

1000 - 2071 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.

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