Graduate students in music have the unique opportunity to study broadly across four exciting sub-disciplines—composition, ethnomusicology, musicology, and theory—while receiving a focused training in one of them.
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M.A. in Music
The Tufts University Department of Music has a growing and innovative graduate program and offers a Master of Arts degree in the field. Graduate students in the Music Department have the unique opportunity to study broadly across four exciting sub-disciplines:
Advanced course work and thesis research support is strong in Western classical music, African-American music, and World Music (Africa, East and Southeast Asia, and Latin America).
The application deadline for fall enrollment is January 15.
GRE General Test scores required.
Applicants intending to concentrate on ethnomusicology, musicology, or music theory should submit a writing sample.
Applicants intending to concentrate on composition should submit at least one score.
For more information, visit the Department of Music.