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The courtyard outside of CCM's Patricia Corbett Theater.

The courtyard outside of CCM's Patricia Corbett Theater.

Academic Programs & Majors

The University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music offers more than 100 undergraduate, graduate and post-graduate programs. Refer to the chart below for more information on the types of degrees offered by each program and click on the degree titles to view specific degree plans.


Conducting : Orchestral

What is Conducting : Orchestral?

All MM programs consist of performance requirements (lessons, board examinations, recitals, ensemble participation), and academic requirements in music theory, music history, graduate research and writing, and music electives. For specific requirements, see the CCM bulletin: from the CCM homepage ( click on “Apply to CCM” to go to the online application.


Admission Requirements

• Undergraduate degree transcripts • International students: TOEFL exam • For scholarship eligibility: 3.0 undergraduate GPA

For specific audition requirements, see The CCM Application Handbook: from the CCM homepage ( click on “Apply to CCM” to download in pdf format.

Application Deadlines

If you would like to submit an electronic application for the Music Program please visit our On-Line Graduate School Application and complete the form. In order to complete the admissions process, you need to visit the Music Program website or contact the program directly for information about application requirements or to inquire about materials that need to be submitted when applying to this program.


The University of Cincinnati and all regional campuses are accredited by the Higher Learning Commission.

Quick Facts

Master of Music Degree in Conducting : Orchestral

Full-Time Program Duration

2 Years


Uptown Campus West


Phone: 513-556-9478
CCM Graduate Admissions