Music Composition, DMA

The DMA in music with a concentration in music composition is a professional degree program designed for outstanding students of composition who are preparing for professional careers, including teaching positions at the university level.

The concentration in music composition provides extensive faculty interaction as well as opportunities to develop advanced skills in traditional and contemporary compositional techniques. The opportunity to collaborate with music scholars, theorists, performers, educators and other composers provides students with a broad and well-rounded foundation for advanced careers in music.

Degree Offered

Music Composition, DMA
Design & the Arts, Herberger Institute for


Plan of Study

The Plan of Study is the required curriculum to complete the program.

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Information about this program

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