The MM in composition helps students acquire competence in the broad range of endeavors characteristic of composing through various means:
- Board Examinations
- Ensemble Participation
- Classes in music theory, music history, graduate research and writing and music electives.
To accomplish these goals, students will also need to develop the requisite skills in musicianship, languages, etc. Determination of a student's specific responsibilities will be made by a principal adviser, cognate adviser, and director of graduate studies.
• Undergraduate degree transcripts
• International students: TOEFL exam
• For scholarship eligibility: 3.0 undergraduate GPA
For specific audition requirements, see the CCM Application Handbook on the CCM Admissions page.