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University of Nebraska-Lincoln

Overview

University of Nebraska–Lincoln / School of Music is located in Lincoln, NE, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Music (MM) Performance
Master of Music (MM) Woodwind specialties
Master of Music (MM) Music theory
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Music education
Master of Music (MM) Conducting
Master of Music (MM) Composition
Doctor of Musical Arts (DMA) Performance
Master of Music (MM) Piano pedagogy
Master of Music (MM) Music history
Doctor of Musical Arts (DMA) Conducting
Master of Music (MM) Music education
Doctor of Musical Arts (DMA) Composition

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 30
Doctoral Degrees 12

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Thesis Optional
Doctoral Degrees Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required

Admissions

Applying

40
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline March 1st March 1st No
Spring deadline December 1st September 15th No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Requirements Audition
Doctoral Degree Requirements Audition

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Application deadlines for financial awards February 15
Types of financial support available Health Care Benefits

Student Body

95
Total Graduate Students
23%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
76%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 1.05%
Black or African American 2.11%
White or Caucasian 71%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 1.05%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown 7.37%

Gender

Male (58%)
Female (41%)

Faculty

37
Total faculty
Full-time - 37
Part-time - 0
Male (26)
Female (11)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Mozart, Tchaikovsky, Josquin des Prez, practice of J.S. Bach's organ works, instructional strategies in music education
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 14th and R Streets
Lincoln, NE  68588
United States
Contact Dr. Robert Fought
Interim Director
Phone: 402-472-2503

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