Dates - Doctoral - Music and Performing Arts

Dates for Music and Performing Arts Professions Doctoral Candidacy


FALL 2017 

For All Programs:

Submit Applications via email to Exam Coordinator, (Dr. Jonathan Jones) by Friday, September 22nd.

Oral Exam: Tuesday, November 14th (To be scheduled from 12:30-4:30 p.m.)

Music Education and Educational Theatre:

Portfolio Submission Deadline: Tuesday, October 31st

Music Performance and Composition:

Submit Bibliographies via email to Exam Coordinator, (Dr. Jonathan Jones) by Friday, September 22nd.

Written Essay Exam: Receive essay questions via email from Exam Coordinator – Monday, October 23rd between 9-10 a.m.

Essay Exam: Return completed essay via return email to Exam Coordinator (Dr. Jonathan Jones) (Due 5:00 p.m., Wednesday, October 25th). Receive analysis materials via email to prepare for written analysis exam.

Written Analysis Exam: Saturday, October 28th (11 a.m.-2 p.m.)

Music Technology:

Submit Bibliographies via email to Exam Coordinator, (Dr. Jonathan Jones) by Friday, September 22nd.

Technical Essay Exam: Receive essay questions via email from Exam Coordinator – Wednesday, October 4th between 9-10 a.m.

Technical Essay Exam: Wednesday, October 25th (11 a.m.-3 p.m.)

Analysis Essay Exam: Receive essay questions via email from Exam Coordinator – Saturday, October 21st between 9-10 a.m.

Written Analysis Exam: Saturday, October 28th (11 a.m.-3 p.m.)

SPRING 2018 

For All Programs:

Submit Applications via email to Exam Coordinator, (Dr. Jonathan Jones) by Friday, February 2nd.

Oral Exam: Tuesday, April 17th (To be scheduled from 12:30-4:30 p.m.)

Music Education and Educational Theatre:

Portfolio Submission Deadline: Tuesday, April 3rd

Music Performance and Composition:

Submit Bibliographies via email to Exam Coordinator, (Dr. Jonathan Jones) by Friday, February 2nd.

Written Essay Exam: Receive essay questions via email from Exam Coordinator – Monday, March 19th between 9-10 a.m.

Essay Exam: Return completed essay via return email to Exam Coordinator (Dr. Jonathan Jones) (Due 5:00 p.m., Wednesday, March 21st). Receive analysis materials via email to prepare for written analysis exam.

Written Analysis Exam: Saturday, March 24th (11 a.m.-2 p.m.)

Music Technology:

Submit Bibliographies via email to Exam Coordinator, (Dr. Jonathan Jones) by Friday, February 2nd.

Technical Essay Exam: Receive essay questions via email from Exam Coordinator – Wednesday, February 28th between 9-10 a.m.

Technical Essay Exam: Wednesday, March 21st (11 a.m.-3 p.m.)

Analysis Essay Exam: Receive essay questions via email from Exam Coordinator – Saturday, March 17th between 9-10 a.m.

Written Analysis Exam: Saturday, March 24th (11 a.m.-3 p.m.)

FALL 2018 

For All Programs:

Submit Applications via email to Exam Coordinator, (Dr. Jonathan Jones) by Friday, September 21st.

Oral Exam: Tuesday, November 13th (To be scheduled from 12:30-4:30 p.m.)

Music Education and Educational Theatre:

Portfolio Submission Deadline: Tuesday, October 30th

Music Performance and Composition:

Submit Bibliographies via email to Exam Coordinator, (Dr. Jonathan Jones) by Friday, September 21st.

Written Essay Exam: Receive essay questions via email from Exam Coordinator – Monday, October 22nd between 9-10 a.m.

Essay Exam: Return completed essay via return email to Exam Coordinator (Dr. Jonathan Jones) (Due 5:00 p.m., Wednesday, October 24th). Receive analysis materials via email to prepare for written analysis exam.

Written Analysis Exam: Saturday, October 27th (11 a.m.-2 p.m.)

Music Technology:

Submit Bibliographies via email to Exam Coordinator, (Dr. Jonathan Jones) by Friday, September 21st.

Technical Essay Exam: Receive essay questions via email from Exam Coordinator – Wednesday, October 3rd between 9-10 a.m.

Technical Essay Exam: Wednesday, October 24th (11 a.m.-3 p.m.)

Analysis Essay Exam: Receive essay questions via email from Exam Coordinator – Saturday, October 20th between 9-10 a.m.

Written Analysis Exam: Saturday, October 27th (11 a.m.-3 p.m.)

SPRING 2019 

For All Programs:

Submit Applications via email to Exam Coordinator, (Dr. Jonathan Jones) by Friday, February 1st.

Oral Exam: Tuesday, April 16th (To be scheduled from 12:30-4:30 p.m.)

Music Education and Educational Theatre:

Portfolio Submission Deadline: Tuesday, April 2nd

Music Performance and Composition:

Submit Bibliographies via email to Exam Coordinator, (Dr. Jonathan Jones) by Friday, February 1st.

Written Essay Exam: Receive essay questions via email from Exam Coordinator – Monday, March 25th between 9-10 a.m.

Essay Exam: Return completed essay via return email to Exam Coordinator (Dr. Jonathan Jones) (Due 5:00 p.m., Wednesday, March 27th). Receive analysis materials via email to prepare for written analysis exam.

Written Analysis Exam: Saturday, March 30th (11 a.m.-2 p.m.)

Music Technology:

Submit Bibliographies via email to Exam Coordinator, (Dr. Jonathan Jones) by Friday, February 1st.

Technical Essay Exam: Receive essay questions via email from Exam Coordinator – Wednesday, March 6th between 9-10 a.m.

Technical Essay Exam: Wednesday, March 27th (11 a.m.-3 p.m.)

Analysis Essay Exam: Receive essay questions via email from Exam Coordinator – Saturday, March 16th between 9-10 a.m.

Written Analysis Exam: Saturday, March 30th (11 a.m.-3 p.m.)