Online Program Dates & Admission Deadlines

Online Programs
MM & CAGS in Music Education & MA in Art Education
as of Spring 2022, we will admit students four times per year (Fall I, Spring I, Summer I, Summer II)
Term Application Deadline Classes Start
Fall I 2021 July 14, 2021 September 7, 2021
Fall II 2021 September 8, 2021 November 2, 2021
Spring I 2022 November 10, 2021 January 13, 2022
Summer I 2022 March 16, 2022 May 10, 2022**
Summer II 2022 May 11, 2022 July 5, 2022**

Each online session lasts 7 weeks, which allows you to complete two courses in a traditional 14-week semester. Most students complete their master’s degree or certificate of advanced graduate study in less than two years.

**Dates may shift slightly based on final University Schedule

DMA in Music Education
Term Application Deadline Classes Start
*Fall 2021 January 8, 2021 September 7, 2021

*The Fall 2022 DMA application opens in September 2021

Boston University admits one class per year to the Doctor of Musical Arts in Music Education online program. Students take 4 credits each 7-week session and enroll in one course at a time.

The first step is to speak with the Director of Online Admissions to learn more about the program and the application process.

Congratulations on taking the first step to advancing your career.