Master'sMusic - History-Literature Concentration

Wichita State's Master of Music degree program will help you take your musical talent—and career—to a higher level. The program combines professional training with acclaimed faculty and year-round performance opportunities—on campus and throughout Kansas' center of arts and culture.

Learn how Music - History-Literature Concentration
is the right fit for you.

 
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Applied learning at Wichita State

At Wichita State, applied learning is everything. In fact, every degree we offer has a guaranteed applied learning or research experience built right into it equipping you with the relevant skills and experience to make you workforce ready before graduation.

Admission to the program

For admission into the Master of Music—history-literature concentration—program, you must:

  • Be admitted to the WSU Graduate School
  • Have a Bachelor of Arts in music or Bachelor of Music degree
  • Submit a letter of reference from a professor or teacher
  • Submit a writing sample (15 pages maximum)

For additional admission details, click on the link below.

Curriculum

To complete the Master of Music degree, you'll take a minimum of 32 credit hours, with 60 percent of your work in courses numbered 700 or above, and complete a thesis or recital depending on your concentration.

The history-literature concentration requires a demonstration of reading proficiency in German, French, Italian or other language.

Every MM concentration requires 12 credit hours of core courses—in addition to hours in your specialization area.

Careers

Thanks to WSU's extensive network of employer connections, students in every major have opportunities to gain real-world experience—helping them build a resume, make professional connections and land their dream jobs.