Graduate Degree Programs

Master of Music (M.M.)

The School of Music at ISU offers three concentrations of study for graduate music students on the master of music (M.M.) degree:

  • Conducting (Choral or Wind)
  • Music Education
  • Music Performance

The number of hours for each concentration totals 34 credits. In addition, ISU offers a graduate certificate program in piano pedagogy, as well as summer workshops designed for graduate music students.

All concentrations require an Oral Comprehensive Exam prior to graduation. The Conducting (Choral or Wind) and Music Performance concentrations require a recital; the Music Education concentrations require a culminating written practicum or thesis.