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Artist Diploma in Music Performance

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.

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.

To apply go to the Master of Music application and follow the instructions.