Music – Jazz Studies and Arranging (MM)

Music – Jazz Studies and Arranging (MM)

Master of Music

Concentration: Jazz Studies and Arranging


Application Deadline:

February 1
*Applications received after the deadline will be reviewed ONLY on a space availability basis.  


Fall semester

Admission Requirements:

In addition to the University’s admission requirements:

  • Completed SlideRoom application.
  • Cumulative grade point average of 2.75 on a scale of 4.00.
  • Two letters of recommendation.

Jazz arranging track majors:

  • A portfolio must contain a minimum of three scores with recording (CD or tape).
  • One selection must feature a large ensemble.
  • If possible, a cross-representation of styles, tempos, and instrumentation should be included.
  • In addition to jazz pieces, works in other styles may be submitted. Please exclude extended improvisation sections.