The Department of Music at Rowan University is a vibrant, creative community of performers, scholars, and educators that prepares students to be leaders in the music profession. Rowan’s music programs enrich the lives of all students by offering courses and performances designed to inform, enlighten and elevate their creative sensibilities which, additionally, serve the broader community through performances, scholarship, and artistic offerings that inspire and touch the souls of its citizens.
Bachelor of Music Programs
Master of Music Programs
The MM Program at Rowan University consists of six specializations: Keyboard Performance, Instrumental Performance, Voice Performance, Conducting (Choral, Wind, Orchestral), Composition, and Jazz Studies. Students take a core curriculum and other course work in the area of specialization to total between 30 and 38 credits.
Prospective students are expected to have completed a Bachelor of Music Degree. Candidates with degrees in other disciplines must demonstrate technical and artistic excellence in their area of specialization. Proficiency examinations in theory and music history are administered each fall.
To schedule an audition, students must complete the Department of Music Audition Application form, complete and submit an application to the Global Learning & Partnerships, submit a resume of educational and professional experiences, and provide two letters of recommendation. To schedule an interview/audition: contact Professor Marian Stieber, Graduate Program Coordinator at firstname.lastname@example.org Auditions will be granted following application to the university. If you would like to perform a work on your audition not listed in the M.M. audition requirements, please let Professor Stieber know of your choice.
PROFICIENCY REQUIREMENTS FOR ALL STUDENTS: