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Doctor of Philosophy in Music

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Ph.D. in Music Admission

The Doctor of Philosophy degree in music is offered in musicology and music theory. The applicant is expected to hold a Master of Music degree with emphasis in musicology or music theory from KU or an equivalent master’s degree from another accredited institution. In addition to the required transcripts, Graduate Record Examination scores, and letters of recommendation, the applicant for admission to the Ph.D. program should submit a summary of professional training and experience and samples of original scholarly writing.

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