The Department of Music offers the following graduate programs:
(Click on links for degree requirements pdf.)
Master of Music:
Master of Arts:
General Information and Forms
For all new graduate students entering MA or MMus programs in Fall 2014:
Graduate Diagnostic Examinations will be administered on Wednesday, August 20. Theory exam: 9:45 am; History exam: 12:00 pm. Incoming graduate students will only be allowed to register for selected graduate courses if they do not pass the exams.
Please contact the main office (313) 577-1795 to register.
Private Lesson Request Form for Graduate Students
Students must download (right click link and save to your computer), complete and print the Private Lesson form. The completed form must be printed, signed by your advisor and the Associate Chair (Dr. Norah Duncan IV), and returned to the main music office.
All WSU Master's students must complete and submit a Plan of Work no later than the completion of twelve (12) graduate credit hours. Download, complete and print the Plan of Work form. After completing the form, it must be approved by the student's program advisor and the Department's Graduate Officer.
Music Course Rotations (Fall 2012-Winter 2016)
Program notes information for students planning a graduate recital.