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University of Hawaii at Manoa

Department of Music

Honolulu, HI

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University of Hawaii at Manoa

Overview

University of Hawaii at Manoa / Department of Music is located in Honolulu, HI.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Arts (MA)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Master of Music (M Mus)

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No
Terminal master's degree available? No

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test, diagnostic exams in acoustics theory
Varies
Thesis Optional
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam diagnostic exams in music history and theory, GRE General Test
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

25
Applied
13
Accepted
9
Enrolled
52%

Applying

100
Application Fee - Domestic

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline February 1st January 15th No
Spring deadline September 1st August 1st No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test, diagnostic exams in acoustics theory
Doctoral Degree Exam Diagnostic exams in music history and theory, GRE General Test

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 540
TOEFL IBT score: 76
IELTS: Required IELTS Paper score: 5

Student Body

58
Total Graduate Students
29%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
70%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 1.72%
Black or African American Not Reported
White or Caucasian 39%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 12.07%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 20.69%
Unknown Not Reported

Gender

Male (50%)
Female (50%)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Original compositions, nineteenth century German music, Korean and Indonesian music, piano/voice performance, Pacific music
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 2500 Campus Road
Honolulu, HI  96822
United States
Contact Thomas Bingham
Dean
Phone: 808-956-6460