The School of Music offers 4 graduate degree options in 18 areas of study, making our graduate programs a great option for continuing academics looking to develop their research skills and performance practitioners wanting to advance their career opportunities.
Our exceptional faculty are available to discuss career paths and program details to discover if KU is right fit for your graduate study in music.
KU Graduate Studies
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Music Graduate Application & Audition
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As a comprehensive music school, we offer a variety of academically rigorous programs.Graduate Studies