Artist Diploma in Music Performance

Certificate Code - CG40

The Artist Diploma in Music Performance is a one-year graduate certificate designed for the artistic refinement of highly advanced performers. With an emphasis on applied and ensemble study, the program offers a uniquely focused opportunity to further develop both professionalism and artistry in musicians gifted with the ability and motivation to succeed in the contemporary world. The program is an elite offering for a limited number of qualified students. 

The 18-credit program consists of two semesters of applied study, two full-length recitals, and participation in two music ensembles. Students who have completed an undergraduate or graduate degree in Music are eligible to apply, and are evaluated for admission on the basis of transcripts and audition before a faculty committee.

All international students whose first language is not English must achieve a TOEFL Internet-Based of 79, TOEFL Paper-Based of 550, or IELTS of 6.5 to be admitted into this program.

Recital *8
Master's Recital
Performance8
Performance: Bassoon
Performance: Cello
Performance: Clarinet
Performance: Horn
Performance: Percussion
Performance: Piano
Performance: Pipe Organ
Performance: Saxophone
Performance: Trumpet
Performance: Voice
Performance: Conducting
Performance: Euphonium
Performance: Flute
Performance: Guitar
Performance: Harpsichord
Performance: Oboe
Performance: String Bass
Performance: Trombone
Performance: Tuba
Performance: Viola
Performance: Violin
Performance: Applied Jazz
Ensemble2
Chamber Music: Brass
Chamber Music: Guitar
Chamber Music: Jazz
Chamber Music: Percussion
Chamber Music: Percussion-Ethnic
Chamber Music: Percussion-Gamelan
Chamber Music: Percussion Steel Band
Chamber Music: Piano
Chamber Music: String
Chamber Music: Voice
Chamber Music: Woodwind
Chamber Music: Other
Music Ensemble
Opera Theatre
Total Hours18

Suggested Plan of Study

First SemesterHours
MUSC 6894
MUSC 7004
Ensemble1
 9
Second SemesterHours
MUSC 6894
MUSC 7004
Ensemble1
 9
Total credit hours: 18