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Music M.M.

Program Type: 
Master of Music

In the Master of Music program at UMD, you'll learn from world-renowned faculty artists, performers and scholars. Graduate Studies in Music at UMD connects your academic training and the professional world.
There are four distinct programs:
  • Music Education
  • Music Performance
  • Collaborative Piano
  • Conducting

Led by vibrant faculty artists who have achieved success at the highest levels and on the world’s largest stages, these fast-growing programs, provide advanced music students with the training and professional opportunities they need to find their place in the professional world.

Career Possibilities

To find out what our recent graduates are doing, see the Career and Internship Services Report:  Follow-up of Majors


In addition to the general application instructions provided by the Graduate School, visit the Music program page for specific application instructions and deadlines related to the program. Also visit the catalog requirements page linked above for additional information.

Graduate Report

Recent UMD Graduates Job Placement Data & Employers

Here's a sampling of positions Music grads have attained six months to one year after graduation.

Director of Bands - Hermantown Community Schools, Hermantown, MN
Orchestra Teacher - Madison Metropolitan School District, Madison, WI
Percussion Teacher - Jackson Community Music School, Jackson, MI
Musician - Self-employed, Charleston, SC
Band & Orchestra Teacher - Gonzalas Community School, Santa Fe, NM