- A Bachelor of Music degree or its equivalent.
- Interview with Music Composition faculty and submission of three scores and recordings of original compositions.
- Completed aplication to the UTEP Graduate School https://www.utep.edu/graduate/apply-now/apply-now.html which includes official undergraduate transcript, two letters of recommendation, and statement of purpose.
- Applicants from countries where English is not the first language are required to demonstrate English proficiency. Please consult the graduate school website for required scores.
Required Credits: 32
|MM with a Concentration in Composition|
|MUST 5325||Graduate Composition (Complete three semesters)||9|
|MUSG 5388||Graduate Recital I||3|
|MUSL 5371||Bibliography and Research||3|
|MUSL 5311||Topics in Music History||3|
|MUST 5319||Pedagogy of Music Theory||3|
|MUST 5322||Analysis of Modern Music||3|
|MUSA 5101||Graduate Ensemble (Complete two semesters)||2|
|Select one of the following courses:||3|
|Analysis of Tonal Music|
|Select three additional hours of graduate courses||3|