Admission to CFA Graduate Programs


Join our community of talented, committed musicians, artists, performers, and scholars. Our small graduate programs offer personal training of the highest quality within a vibrant university — all in a city where the arts matter.

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Applicants for graduate programs in the School of Music, the School of Theatre, and the School of Visual Arts apply online. 

On-Campus Programs

The School of Music offers graduate programs in:
• Composition
• Conducting
• Music Education
• Music Theory
• Musicology & Ethnomusicology
• Performance

Digital Learning

Graduate programs in music education are offered both on campus and online.