UMKC Catalog


Graduate Programs

The Conservatory of Music and Dance offers graduate programs leading to the following degrees: master of arts in music; master of arts in music -- music therapy; master of music in music composition, conducting, musicology, music theory and performance; master of music education; and doctorate of musical arts in music composition, conducting and performance. The Conservatory participates in the Interdisciplinary Ph.D. program for students who desire music education as their coordinating discipline and education as a co-discipline. Graduate students in the Conservatory are also subject to the regulations, listed in the General Graduate Academic Regulations and Information section of this catalog.