College of Communication and the Arts

Master’s in Music Performance Degree Checklist

Consult UT Catalog for course descriptions.[]

1.Coursework: 30 credit hours minimum [select electives with approval of advisor]
                    MUS 5900 [3]
                   Applied Music : 10 credit hours. Students are required to give a graduate
                   recital. Students must be registered for applied music during the semester
                   in which the recital is given.
                   Music Electives: 10 credit hours
                   Ensembles: 2 credit hours
                   MUS 6990: Recital/Document [Independent Study] (2)
                     A paper typically of 15-20 pages, which covers a theoretical analysis,
                     and/or historical review of the music performed on the graduate recital
                     and/or related topics.
                   Graduate Electives (3) Music or non-music courses
                     [chosen in consultation with the graduate adviser].

NOTE: submit Plan-of-study by the completion of 15 credit hours.

2.Comprehensive Exams [Departmental]:

3.End of Degree Paperwork:
                   3.0 GPA minimum
                   Application for Graduation [see deadlines from graduate school]
                   No PR’s on transcript

Last Updated: 3/23/15