Department of Music and Performing Arts Professions

Doctoral Studies - Music and Performing Arts

Welcome to Doctoral Studies - Music and Performing Arts

The Department of Music and Performing Arts Professions offers four doctoral programs in the following areas:

These pages provide information and links relevant to the application process, the curriculum and requirements of our programs, important deadlines for our doctoral students, as well as the policies and guidelines that govern doctoral studies in our department.

The director of Doctoral Studies for the department is Dr. Philip Taylor. He coordinates various stages and committees involved in doctoral study, addresses questions and concerns from students and faculty, and works closely with the directors of each program in setting and enforcing doctoral policies.