Below you’ll find information and general guidelines designed to help you in the thesis and dissertation process. The landmarks listed here are roughly in the order in which they occur. It is assumed you will plan ahead so that when you are ready for the next step, i.e. in the formation of a committee, you will have given it some thought and will be ready to proceed. Your advisor is a good source of information for this.

Thesis

MA in Music Composition (see graduate advisor)

Dissertation

Ethnomusicology

Qualifying Exams Checklist

Music

DMA Exam Timetable

MA/PhD in Music (see graduate advisor)