Degree Requirements

Department Learning Outcomes

Students graduating with an PhD in Music are expected to:

  • Produce and defend an original and significant contribution to knowledge
  • Demonstrate mastery of subject material of a main field and a secondary field
  • Be able to analyze music from a variety of periods
  • Be able to conduct scholarly activities in a professional and ethical manner
  • Be able to present and defend their research in public forums
  • Be able to teach the discipline at the undergraduate and graduate level