Each student has final responsibility to ascertain they have complied with the requirements for graduation. Students must read the ""Doctoral Degree Requirements"" section of this Bulletin and know expectations; that which follows pertains to School of Music practices and policies and it amplifies Bulletin statements.
Two doctoral degrees are available in the School of Music: the doctor of philosophy in music education, and the doctor of musical arts. A 3.0 GPA is required for graduation. Graduate students must receive a grade of B- or better in any class in order for it to count toward the graduation requirements.
Acceptance: See Graduate Bulletin for full explanation. A maximum of nine (9) hours of graduate work earned before admission is gained into the School of Music can be applied towards a degree. Other requirements: