Music - Performance, Master | The University of Akron | Akron, United States
12 months
747 USD/credit 25398 USD/year
442 USD/credit 15028 USD/year
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The degree Master of Music - Performance is offered by the School of Music of The University of Akron with options in music education, performance, composition, theory, music history and literature, and accompanying.


About the programme

The students at Music - Performance program from The University of Akron should consult with the coordinator of Graduate Studies in Music for additional information regarding the individualized nature of each option.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced Conducting: Instrumental
  • Advanced Conducting: Choral
  • Music History Survey I: Music Before 1750
  • Musical Styles & Analysis III: Music Since 1900
  • Teaching & Literature: Brass Instruments

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • Applications to the master's degree program in Music-Performance are accepted on a rolling basis.


34 SCH
  • 34-36 credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Students must have earned an undergraduate baccalaureate degree in music or the equivalent as determined by the department.
  • The Graduate School’s requirements for admission.
  • Three letters of recommendation.
  • The music education options require an interview with music education faculty.
  • The performance and accompanying options require an audition on the student’s major instrument/voice. Please contact the coordinator of Graduate Studies for an audition time.
  • The option in orchestral, choral, and wind conducting require the applicant to successfully pass an interview and audition with the orchestra conducting faculty member and an audition on his/her particular applied instrument.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    25398 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 747 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    15028 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 442 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Akron

890 - 1300 USD /month
Living costs

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


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